Large 8vo., rebound in blue cloth, pages uncut, pp. xlvii, 450, . Ex library (National Gallery, London) with stamps to front endpapers and half title only. Binding a little bumped, spine slightly faded; otherwise very good. A rare volume of essays, with contributions by Ferdinando Rondalino, Domenico Carutti, Alessandro Vesme, Cesare Vignati, Carlo Cipolla, Felice Calvi, Filippo Saraceno, Henri Carrard and Domenico Carutti, on a wide range of topics pertaining to the history of the Italian peninsula (contents photographed). Scarce. Text in Italian.
RONDOLINO, Ferdinando, et al., Miscellanea di storia italiana edita per cura della regia deputazione di storia patria. Tomo XXV. Decimo della seconda serie., Fratelli Bocca Librai di S. M., 1887
LEMPRIERE, John., Bibliotheca Classica; or, A Classical Dictionary, containing A Full Account of All the Proper Names Mentioned in Ancient Authors: with Tables of coins, weights, and measures, in use among the Greeks and Romans: to which is now prefixed a chronological table. Third edition, greatly enlarged., Printed for T. Cadell, junior, and W. Davies, (successors of Mr. Cadell), 1797
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