Verona: Officina Bodoni, 1960. First edition thus. Hardcover. Orig. quarter brown morocco and brown boards in plastic sleeve. Teg. Fine in fine decorated slipcase. 138 pages. 23 x 15.5 cm. Limited edition, copy 171 of 400 of the English edition edited by Giovanni Mardersteig (translated by R. H. Boothroyd), and printed in Dante type on a hand press with paper made by Fratelli Magnani, Pescia. Feliciano's lovely diagrams hand-colored in two colors after the originals by Ameglio Trivella. This work dates from about 1400, the first treatise on the construction of classic Roman inscription letters. Laid-in, a one page prospectus printed in two colors. (Inventory #: 20895)
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