1899. Item #A5134
Hoyt, Deristhe L. Barbara's Heritage: Or Young Americans among the Old Italian Masters. Boston: W.A. Wilde 1899. 358p + several pls. of artworks, and many black-and-white ills. by Homer W. Colby of sites in Italy. Good hardcover (red cloth, with vignette of Venice stamped in gilt; spine lightly faded). No d.j. Pencil name of Mary G. Chandler, 1899. ** An appealing introduction to Italian art and architecture for teenagers of the day. Four boys and girls are treated to a tour of Italy, where they learn much about art and the conduct of life. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.