Folio, pseudo-vellum wrap with black and red lettering to front panel, printer’s colophon to front and back panels, pp. xxx, 308, with numerous plates (1 in colour), limited edition 408/600. Contents: I. Cronache e documenti per la storia della decula Basilica di San Marco.–II. Libri a stampa risguardanti l’augusta ducale Basilica di San Marco sino alla fine del secolo decimo ottavo.–III. Raccolta di fac-simili relativa all’ augusta ducale Basilica di San Marco in Venezia. Wrapper chipped and stained, otherwise a v. good copy of this v. rare book. A magnificent, richly illustrated volume with transcriptions and facsimiles of documents in the Biblioteca Marciana pertaining to the Basilica di San Marco in Venice.
CECCHETTI, B. (ed.), Documenti per la storia dell’ augusta ducale basilica di San Marco in Venezia dal nono secolo sino alla fine del decimo ottavo dall’ archivio di stato e dalla Biblioteca Marciana in Venezia., F. Ongania, 1886
Biographies & Letters
Pepys, Samuel; Braybrooke, Lord Richard, Memoirs of Samuel Pepys, ESQ. F.R.S. Secretary to the Admiralty in the reigns of Charles II. and James II: Comprising his Diary from 1659 to 1669, deciphered by the Rev. John Smith, A.B of St. John’s College, Cambridge, from the original short hand Ms. in the Pepysian Library, And a selection from his Private Correspondence., Henry Colburn, 1825
Brayley, Edward Wedlake, London And Middlesex; Or, An Historical, and Commercial & Descriptive Survey of the Metropolis of Great-Britain: Including Sketches of its Environs and a Topographical Account of The Most Remarkable Places in the Above County. (5 vols), Vernor, Hood and Sharpe, 0
Machiavelli, Niccolo`; Dacres, Edward, Machiavel’s discourses upon the first decade of T. Livius, translated out of the Italian. To which is added his Prince: with some marginal animadversions noting and taxing his errors, Printed for Charles Harper at the Flower-de-luce over against St. Dunstans Church, and John Amery at the Peacock over against Fetter-lane, both in Fleet-street, 1674