Altemus' Edition. DANTE'S INFERNO Illustrated by Gustave Dore. Translated from the Original of Dante Alighieri by Henry Francis Cary.

Philadelphia: Henry Altemus, 1889. Early edition. Hardcover. Folio. Very good- condition. Item #019424

vi, followed by 163 pages of text. Contains 76 full-page illustrations by Gustave Dore. Original orange hardcover binding with silver, gilt, and black decorations which are moderately dulled. The binding is moderately soiled, with rubbing to the extremities, and several small spots of discoloration. There are a few pages with minor smudges in the margins, but the text is clean and unmarked. Previous owners inscription on the front endpaper dated 1890. No date of publication listed; circa 1889.

Price: $200.00

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