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Heading: (Parrish, Maxfield, illustrator)
Author: Wharton, Edith
Title: Italian Villas and Their Gardens
Place Published: London
Publisher:John Lane: the Bodley Head
Date Published: 1904

xii, 270 pp. with 52 illustrations, 26 of which are color plates or half tones by Maxfield Parrish, the rest being photographs and drawings by E. Denison, Malcolm Fraser and C. A. Vanderhof. (8vo), original green cloth decorated in gilt. First Edition.

One of the best books written on Italian garden design, with the wonderful paintings of Maxfield Parrish. Scarce 1904 edition in nicer condition than usually encountered..


Light wear to cloth with light rubbing to extremities, top corner of front board lightly bumped; toning to endpapers, interior bright with tissue guards intact; near fine.

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Wharton's Italian Villas w/Maxfield Parrish 1904

Estimate $700 - $1,000Feb 22, 2018