Arthur MaQuarie (1874-1955).
Title The Uffizi ABC: A Facsimile Reproduction in Miniature.
Book Condition Collectible: Like New
Publisher Seattle, WA: Tabula Rasa Press, 1992
Seller ID IY915-271
LIMITED EDITION of 300 copies, this is number 51. Printed on an Italian handmade paper from Amalfi by Gianini, Florence. Miniature Book. 3 1/8 x 2 1/2 inches. Unpaginated.  pp. 25 drawings by "Buono Fortuna" including portraits of major artists represented in the Uffizi; text clean, unmarked, except Lathorakis' pencil notations on the limitation page. Black-stamped purple cloth, matching end-papers; binding square and tight. SIGNED by John Lathourakis on the limitation page. SCARCE. Fine. Maquarie's little book went through 9 editions from 1900 to 1908. In his introduction, Lathourakis notes Maquarie's book "provided us with great enjoyment and laughter." REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th Cent. US Miniature Books, No. 1931.
Arthur MaQuarie, The Uffizi ABC A Facsimile Reproduction in Miniature, Miniature Book, Limited Edition, Tabula Rasa Press