first edition Hardcover
1906 · Boston and New York
by Alighieri, Dante; Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth [translator]; Flaxman, John [illustrations]
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1906. Large Paper Edition, #28/650. Hardcover. Quarto, 6 volumes; VG; bound in 3/4 dark green calf, spines and portions of boards sun-faded to brown, marbled boards and endpapers, front board of volume 2 was previously detached but has since been repaired (please see photos for details), paneled spines with one compartment gilt titling, others gilt; top edge of text block gilt, others uncut; Large-paper edition, number 28 of 650; with 35 illustrations by Flaxman, plus a matching pair of color/black and white frontispieces per volume; shelved above china section. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.
(Inventory #: 9-36-1322045)