Other Items by Rolfe, Frederick (Baron Corvo)
- Rolfe, Frederick (Baron Corvo) The Venice Letters. 1974
- Rolfe, Frederick (Baron Corvo) Letters to Grant Richards. 1952
- Rolfe, Frederick (Baron Corvo) Collected Poems. 1974
- Rolfe, Frederick (Baron Corvo) Agricultural and Pastoral Prospects of South Africa. 1904
Chronicles of the House of Borgia.
First edition, first impression of Corvo’s monumental account of one of history’s greatest and most notorious families. One of 1,250 copies.
Large octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine gilt, armorial stamp to front board gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Frontispiece and 9 plates with tissue-guards. Two bookplates to front pastedown. Spine browned, covers a little faded, contents slightly foxed. An excellent copy.
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