The Prettiest Love Letters in the World: Letters between Lucrezia Borgia & Pietro Bembo, 1503 to 1519


46 pages in which are set the historical context, including short biographies. Following are 43 of the exchanged letters interleaved with sonnets which are printed in Italian and in English. Back panel of the jacket is rubbed and chipped.

Title: The Prettiest Love Letters in the World: Letters between Lucrezia Borgia & Pietro Bembo, 1503 to 1519

Author Name: Shankland, Hugh (Translated and Preface); Richard Shirley Smith (Wood engravings)

Categories: Poetry,

Edition: 1st U.S Edition, First Printing

Publisher: Boston, David R. Godine: 1987

ISBN Number: 0-87923-716-3

ISBN Number 13: 9780879237165

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: Small 4to

Seller ID: 002006

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