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Sardi, Gasparo (1480-1556) and Agostino Faustini (fl. circa 1650) Libro Delle Historie Ferraresi.

Auction:
3103T
Lot:
1259
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3103T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 31, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Sardi, Gasparo (1480-1556) and Agostino Faustini (fl. circa 1650) Libro Delle Historie Ferraresi. Ferrara: Gironi, 1646. Quarto, two parts in one volume, illustrated with fourteen full-page engraved plates (including the arms of the dedicatee and a series of portraits), contemporary limp parchment, losses to spine, decased, contents good, 8 1/2 x 6 in.

N.B. Sardi's text was first published in 1556, this new edition in two parts contains added text by Faustini that extends the period covered from 1520 to 1589.
Estimate $300-500

):(4, A-B4, C2, D-H4, I2, K-Z4, Aa-Gg4, a4, B-C4, D2, A-Z4 (N4 blank & present), a-b4.


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Faustini, Ferraresi, Manhattan, Sardi

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