Rare. Fine Binding, Vellum. Vita Di Pierluigi Farnese By I. Affò. 1821. Milano

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  • Sold Date: Jun 28, 2014
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Scarce Fine Vellum Binding, 16th Century Italian History, Published 1821.
"Vita
Di
Pierluigi Farnese"
Primo Duca
Di Parma, Piacenza E Guastalla
Marchese Di Novara Ecc
By
Ireneo Affò
Edited By
Pompeo Litta
Published In Milano, Italy In 1834
Rare Publication.
Fine binding beautifully bound in three quarter vellum with the titles in gilt on a black leather label on the spine.
It has the bookplates of John Benjamin Heath and Norman Moore M.D. on the front endpapers.
The book measures 19cm x 12cm.
It has iii + vi + 193 pages.
There are 2 engraved portraits 1) Pierluigi Farnase. 2) Ireneo Affò.
The genealogical table is missing although there is no evidence of it ever having being bound in.
There are a few light surface scuffs to the binding, otherwise, the binding is tight, clean and sound and the contents very clean.
A Very Good Copy Of A Rare 193 Years Old Italian Historical and Biographical Work.
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For collectors of Fine Bindings, Vellum Bindings, 19th Century Leather Bindings, Books On Italian History, Antique Books, Books On Italian History and those interested in Antichit� Italiane, 19th Century Italian Books, Pierluigi Farnese , and Antique Books In The Italian Language.
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