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Descrizione di Roma Antica Formata Nuovamente.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Descrizione di Roma Antica Formata Nuovamente. Rome: Nella Libraria di Michel' Angelo, e Pier Vincenzo Rossi, alla Salamandra, presto al Bancodi S. Spirito, 1708.
Octavo, the last line of the imprint (from "alla" to "Spirito") printed on a separate slip and pasted in place, illustrated with added engraved title, numerous text engravings (generally at least 3/4 of the page), text woodcuts of coins, and six folding plates (two of the folding plates repaired from the verso with an unusual textured fabric), in contemporary parchment, ex libris Vincent Ciarugi, with his bookplate, and three other ownership inscriptions on ffep and typographical title; some browning and foxing to text leaves, a few text engravings printed separately and mounted on the text leaf, these plates are browned from the adhesive, 6 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

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Keywords

Vincent Ciarugi, Bancodi S. Spirito, Pier Vincenzo Rossi

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