Byron, George Gordon, Lord.
Marino Faliero, Doge of Venice. An historical tragedy in five acts. With notes. The Prophecy of Dante. A poem. London, John Murray, 1821.
8vo, full red straight grain morocco, gilt back and gilt decorated border on sides, gilt edges.
First edition with a splendid fore-edge painting, depicting The Grand Canal of Venice, with gondolas in the foreground and buildings in the background.
I. Title: Marino Faliero, Doge of Venice. II. Title: The Prophecy of Dante.