Large 8vo., rebound in blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine, red edges, pp. xxxx, 184, 176, 199, , with 12 leaves of copper-engraved plates to rear. Ex library (National Gallery, London), with stamps to front endpaper. Spine sunned, binding slightly rubbed in places, minor foxing, waterstain affecting outer top corner of pp. xxx-xxxx, 1-100; otherwise bright and very good. Text in Italian.
GIORDANI, Gaetano., Della venuta e dimora in Bologna del sommo pontefice Clemente VII. Per la coronazione di Carlo V. Imperatore celebrata l’anno MDXXX. Cronaca con note, documenti ed incisioni pubblicata da Gaetano Giordani., Fonderia e tip. gov. – alla volpe.-, 1842
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