MENPES, Mortimer, and Dorothy MENPES [text]. Venice.

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MENPES, Mortimer, and Dorothy MENPES [text]. Venice. London, A. & C. Black. [1904].

8vo. Original blue cloth, co-designed by Menpes and Turbaine, incorporating both Menpes' initials, top edge gilt; pp. x, 222, [2], [2, advertisements, dated spring 1904], 100 colour plates with captioned tissue guards; here and ther light spotting to text, advertisements more so, due to paper quality; a very good copy.
First edition. Not to be mixed up with the same title illustrated by Menpes as well, but with text by the Lonsdale Ragg couple, published by A. & C. Black in 1916. The present title was reprinted in 1912 with only 75 plates.
Inman 82.