Author: Caetani, Michelangelo
Title: La Materia Della Divina Commedia di Dante Alighieri/ Dichiarata in VI Tavole da Michelangelo Caetani
Place Published: Rome
Date Published: 1855
2 preliminary leaves; 5 hand-colored double-page plates, 1 double-page chart, all in lithograph. (Folio) 42x28.5 cm (16½x11¼") cloth-backed paper wrappers (later?). First Edition.
Scarce first edition of this oft-reprinted series of plates illustrated Dante's Hell, Purgatory, & Paradise. OCLC locates only 5 copies of this in North American institutional holdings. Scarce.