Dante Alighieri

La Divina Commedia di Dante Alighieri.

Parma, Giambattista Bodoni, 1796.

Three volumes, 4° (312 x 227 mm). [12] lvi, 235, [1], v, [1]; [4], 235, [1], xv, [1]; [4], 236, xxvii, [1] pages. Uniformly bound in contemporary cardboards, covered with blue marbled paper. Smooth spines, with brown paper label. Minor loss to the board edges. A very good copy, uncut. A few finger-marks, occasional soiling to the blank margins.

Provenance: Libreria Cantoni, Milan (small label on the front pastedown of each volume).

The third edition of the Commedia published by Bodoni, in quarto size (see Brooks, no. 654).