4to. Brown cloth, white lettering on spine, housed in an illustrated jacket. 416pp. Text is punctuated with an exceedingly large number of illustrations; some colour and some b/w. Covers the period from The Medici Grand Duchy until the cusp of unification in 1860. A comprehensive account of the art, architecture, politics, history and overall culture of the city in this time period. The book is near-fine, with no faults to speak of.
BARGELLINI, Piero, Florence the Magnificent: A History (Volume 3), Vellecchi editore Firenze, 1980
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