The Travels of Marco Polo. Rustichello da Pisa.

The Travels of Marco Polo

New York: The Orion Press, 1958. Martin Krampen (book design). Hardcover. Used - Very Good. Blue cloth boards with gilt illustration of Marco Polo riding a horse embossed on front board and red/gilt flower design on spine. Corners sharp. Binding tight and square. Text box clean, unmarked, some toning. 25 color illustrations. Frontspiece illustration. 14 x 22 cm. 356 pp. / Good. Edgewear. Toned. Some discoloration/staining on inside. Price clipped. Brodart protective cover applied. Item #6920

The text is based on the Marsden-Wright translation as used in the Everyman's edition published in New York by E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc. and in London by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.

Contains 25 full color illustrations from a fourteenth-century manuscript in the Bibliotheque, Nationale, Paris.

Price: HK$230.00