8vo., contemporary card wrap, pp. 15. Very rare first edition. A peculiar dinner party diversion. Pages browned and foxed, wraps worn, bookplate inside front wrap, otherwise very good. Text in Italian.
MANI, Giuseppe., Un pranzo immaginario di 500. cognomi. Scherzo lepido bizzarro., Nella Stamperia Fabbrini, 1832
Willyams, Cooper, A Voyage Up The Mediterranean in His Majesty’s Ship The Swiftsure. One of The Squadron Under The Command of Rear – Admiral Baron Nelson of The Nile, And Duke of Bronte in Sicily, With A Description of The Battle of The Nile On The First of August 1798, J White 1802
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