Acton (Harold) & Norman Douglas. The Last of the Medici


Acton (Harold) & Norman Douglas. The Last of the Medici

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Gian Gastone: The Last of the Medici. Done into English by Harold Acton with Introduction by Norman Douglas. 8vo, 21cm, 159p, Privately Printed for Subscribers by G.Orioli, Lungarno Corsini, Florence, 1930.

Collotype portrait frontispiece. Number 40 of 365 copies printed on Binda hand-made paper and signed by Harold Acton and Norman Douglas. Claret buckram, gold-blocked on the upper cover, gilt leather label to spine. Pictorial dust-jacket rather faded and ragged.

Ownership signature of Alan Searle (secretary to W. Somerset Maugham).

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