Milano: Casa Editrice Bietti, 1889.
Hardcover. 5 3/4" X 3 3/8". viii, 1052pp. Text in Italian. Black ribbed cloth over boards, stamped to boards. Lettering to spine faded and illegible. Heavy wear to binding, with edges and extremities rubbed to boards, tears to cloth, scattered rubbing, and soiling. Both hinges cracked; binding remains fairly sound. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Pages are age-toned and very musty, else unmarked. Several pamphlets laid in: Prayer to St. Anne in English, Beata Bartolomea Capitanio, and a guide to making a novena in honor of St. Odilia. An admittedly very worn, but still quite attractive 1889 printing, with related ephemera. Fair. Item #4397