8vo., rebound in quarter leather with gilt-lettered terracotta label and gilt ornamentation to spine, original paper wraps preserved in modern binding, pp. 140, with illustrations in text. Special edition published for Fratelli Finocchi, once a famous shop in Rome (Corso Vittorio Emanuele 40-52). Extremely rare. Abrasion and waterstains to the original wraps; otherwise very good. Text in Italian.
GIAQUINTO, Adolfo., Manualetto di cucina famigliare. Ricette pratiche e consigli per ben cucinare. Edizione speciale per la Ditta Fratelli Finocchi., Colombo, 1908
Biographies & Letters
SHARP, Samuel., Letters from Italy, describing the Customs and Manners of that Country, In the Years 1765, and 1766. To which is Annexed, An Admonition to Gentlemen who pass the Alps, in their Tour through Italy. The Second Edition., [R. Cave] for W. Nicol, T. Becket, P. A. de Hondt and T. Cadell, 1767