Statement of responsibility: by Giambattista Basile. Selected and ed. by E. F. Strange, illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Each plate accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress.
"The collection of folk-tales known as Il Pentamerone was first published at Naples and in the Neapolitan dialect ... The following version follows the translation by John Edward Taylor ... 1847."--Note.
Extent: Xii, 303,  p. 32 col. pl. (incl. front.) 26 cm.