8vo., contemporary card wraps, pp. xxxii, 220, xvi, 114 + 2 blank. Joints starting, some foxing and browning to pages, worm damage and abrasion mainly affecting endpapers; otherwise very good with full margins and deckle edges. First edition of the Italian translation of Le bon fermier, a series of dialogues on agriculture first published in Paris 1767. Text in Italian.
ROSE, Louis., Il buon fattore di Villa, ovvero L’amico degli agricoltori, la buona gastalda, ed il Socrate rustico di M. L. R., A spese Remondini di Venezia, 1788
Cadell, W.A., A journey in Carniola, Italy, and France, in the years 1817, 1818, containing remarks relating to language, geography, history, antiquities, natural history, science, painting, sculpture, architecture, agriculture, the mechanical arts and Manufactures., Printed for Archibald Constable & Co 1820
Biographies & Letters
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.