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Discorsi di Monsignore Don Vincenzio Borghini. Al Serenissimo Francesco Medici Gran Duca di Toscana. Parte Prima [-Seconda]. Recati a Luce da' Deputati per suo Testamento. Con la tavole delle cose piu notabili.

By: BORGHINI, Vincenzio (1515-1580).

Price: $1,600.00

Publisher: Florence:, Filippo & Jacopo Giunti, 1584-1585.: 1584

Seller ID: LV1760

2 volumes. 4to. The pagination is known, in this book, to be full of miss-paginations: signatures: vol. 1: [dagger] 4 A-Z 4 Aa-Pp 4 Qq-Rr 8 Ss-Tt 2 Aaa-Mmm 8 Nnn 4 [G2 missigned F2; Rr8 blank; Ss1-Tt2 are plates (Ss1 and 2 are double sided)]; vol. 2: [pi] 2 A-Z 4 Aa-Vu 4 [double dagger] 2 Aaa-Zzz 4 Aaaa-Kkkk 4 2A-2G 4 [S2, Kk2 missigned R2, K2]. Woodcut arms of Francesco de'Medici and Bianca Cappello on title of vol. I and the Giuntine lily device on title of volume II (repeated in larger form at the end of each volume), portrait of Borghini on verso of title of volume II, Coats of arms, 8 eng... View more info

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Etruscan Bologna: a study.

By: BURTON, Sir Richard F.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London:, Smith, Elder & Co., 1876.: 1876

Seller ID: ME1009

Sm. 8vo. xii, 275, [1] pp. Folding pull-out frontispiece printed in sepia, wood block illus. throughout, index. Errata. Original gray/lavender black-stamped Etruscan decorative motif to upper and lower edges of front & back covers (Penzer calls this a first issue point) cloth with gilt Temple of Misanello on upper cover, gilt spine title, coated black endleaves. Bookplates of Flodden W. Heron, San Francisco; Mills College Library (withdrawn). Very good +. FIRST EDITION. Between the years 1869 and 1871 the ancient Bolognese Certosa, or tombs, were discovered. Six years later Burton has written... View more info

"Descrizione e interpretazione dei ruderi della Terme di Santa Venera al Pozzo." with: PAVONE, F. "Rassegna critica della letterature sulle Terme di Santa Venera al Pozzo."


Price: $30.00

Publisher: Offprint from:, Memorie e Rendiconti, Serie 1, Vol. VI, 1966.: 1966

Seller ID: M5992

247 x 169 mm. 8vo. 37 pp. Illus., 14 plates. Black-stamped gold cloth, original pictorial wrappers bound in. Ownership rubber stamp on title. Fine. View more info

The Silk Industry of Renaissance Venice.

By: MOLÀ, Luca.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Baltimore:, John Hopkins University Press, (2000).: 2000

Seller ID: BL2744

ISBN: 0801861896

8vo. xix, 457 pp. Illus., bibliography, index. Black gilt-stamped cloth, dust jacket. Burndy Library bookplate. Very fine. ISBN: 0801861896 Dust jacket present. View more info

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The Genesis of Noto: An Eighteenth Century Sicilian City.

By: TOBRINER, Stephen.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London:, A. Zwemmer, 1982.: 1982

Seller ID: S12050

ISBN: 0302005439

4to. 252 pp. Profusely illustrated, index. Blue gilt-stamped cloth, dust-jacket. Fine. Important history of this town in Sicily. ISBN: 0302005439 / 0-302-00543-9 View more info