Tyler, Christopher W. Complete Illustrated Edition of the Life of Leonardo da Vinci, from Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects by Giorgio Vasari. Diatrope Press, 2019. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30069) $20.00
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Edited with complete illustrations and annotations by Christopher W. Tyler. Color illustrations throughout.
This is the only edition of Vasari’s Life of da Vinci that illustrates every single painting and sculpture mentioned by Vasari.
Translated by Gaston du C. De Vere (The Medici Society/Macmillan: London, 1912-1915). Measures 6×9 inches. 36p.
Abramo Basevi published his study of Verdi’s operas in Florence in 1859, in the middle of the composer’s career. It covered the twenty works produced between 1842 and 1857. No translation of the entire volume has previously been available. This volum was translated by Edward Schneider with Stefano Castelvecchi. Edited by Stefano Castelvecchi.
Measures 6×9 inches. Index. 304p. 1 table.