6 vols. in 3, in 8vo., contemporary cloth binding covered in Varese paper ornamented with purple and green flower motif and green leather gilt-lettered labels to spines, pp. xxxviii, [1f. blank], 208; [4ff.], 229; [1f.], 216; [1f.], 221; [2ff.], 144; [1f.], 212, with engraved frontispieces to each volume. Ex library (National Gallery, London), with library stamps to front endpapers and title pages and shelfmark stickers to feet of spines. Binding slightly worn and discolored, discoloration mainly to spines and board edges, gilt volume numeration on labels of vols. 3 to 6 rubbed out and rewritten boldly in ink beneath labels, faint waterstains affecting some of the pages, severe waterstains on pp. 200-216 of vol. 3; otherwise very good and attractively bound. Text in Italian.
MICHIEL, Giustina Renier., Origine delle Feste Veneziane [6 vols. in 3]., Presso gli editori degli Annali Universali delle Scienze e dell’ Industria, 1829
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