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The Little Prince

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Translated by Richard Howard
2000. 86 pages.
Color illustrations.
8.75 x 7 inches. Paperback.

Price: $14.00

Salinger

David Shields and Shane Salerno
2013. 720 pages.
9.25 x 6.25 inches. Hardcover.


Price: $37.50

A Christmas Carol: The Original 1843 Manuscript

Charles Dickens
Introduction by Declan Kiely
176 pages.
10.5 x 8.5 inches. Hardcover.


Price: $59.00

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Ca'd'Oro Palace
Ca'd'Oro Palace
Artist: Timothy Richards
Weight: 7 kg - Dimensions: 12 x 14 x 6 inches.
A limited edition of 480, signed and dated by artist.

Product Code: x3397

$1,395.00


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Ca’d’Oro, the House of Gold, or Golden House, represents one of the most beautiful palaces of the Grand Canal - the main waterway through the ancient city. As with all of the buildings on the canal, the palace is built on a foundation of oak piles, clay and brick. This system is still used today. The model is made of plaster, lead, brass, and gold leaf, among other materials. Highly detailed, which it includes additional watercolor work, which highlights the complex tile detail of the facade. The crown caps the facade and is cast in lead. The back wall of the water gate is pierced with further tracery, allowing light to travel through the turquoise hand-made glass.


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