Item #40348 The Last Medici. Harold Acton.

Inscribed Presentation Copy to Uncle Guy

The Last Medici.

London: Methuen, 1958.

Price: $400.00

About the item

Second edition, Revised from the 1932 edition. Illustrated with 15 half-tone plates. 1 vols. 8vo. Inscribed Presentation Copy to Uncle Guy. Fine copy in dust jacket with slight wear.

Item #40348

Inscribed on the flyleaf:

"to Uncle Guy
"with best wishes
"for a happy Birthday
"and much love
"from Harold."

Guy Mitchell was the brother of Harold’s mother, Hortense (Mitchell) Acton. Guy was the proprietor of Villa Giullarino, which faced his sister’s famous Villa Pietra in Florence, home of Sir Harold, which he bequeathed to New York University.