New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons , circa 1896. Reprint. Hardcover. 8vo. 326 pp. Navy cloth-covered boards with gold lettering and elaborate gold decorations on the front board and spine, top edge gilt. Translated by Caroline Tilton. Originally published in Italian in 1878, this is the so-called Stamboul edition published circa 1896. Near Fine. Item #00007073
Beautiful period gift inscription dated Christmas 1898 on the free front endpaper, a few traces of rubbing to the edges of the boards but overall a very sharp copy.