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Il Decameron

1665
Author Giovanni Boccaccio (Italian, 1313–1375), Printer Elzevier


Place of Publication: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet I, 1002

Dimensions

Overall: 15.3 x 9 x 3.7 cm (6 x 3 9/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.704

Medium or Technique

Printed book, unillustrated

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Books

(Amsterdam: Elzevier, 1665) Duodecimo; 384 leaves; nineteenth-century gilt-stamped red morocco (Hardy-Menil)


Amsterdam: Elzevier, 1665

Provenance

Horatio Greenough Curtis (1844-1922, inscribed "H. G. C. 15/4/90"); his widow, by whom given to MFA, April 1925.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis