1753-56 18 Vols Annali d'ITALIA by MURATORI

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Annali d'Italia dal principio dell'Era volgare sino all' anno MDCCXLIX

In Eighteen Volumes

By Lodovico Antonio Muratori

1753-1756 - Milano - Giambatista Pasquali

7.5" by 5"

DETAILS

The complete second edition set of the History of Italy by important Italian scholar Muratori. In a uniform fine binding, and including the foreward and index volumes published in 1756 . This set comes direct from the library at Newton Hall, the 18th century country house and estate in Northumberland, with a pencil shelfmark to the front free-endpapers, and the armorial bookplate of author S. E. Widdrington to the front pastedowns.

Bound in leather with gilt lettering and decoration.

Complete in Eighteen Volumes.

Written in the original Italian.

Edizione Seconda. Riscontrata con li manoscritti dell'aut ore.

With Forewards by Giuseppe Catalani in Volume XVII.

Volume XVIII is the Indice Universale a Gli Annali D'Italia .

Ludovico Antonio Muratori, 1672 - 1750, was an Italian historian, notable as a leading scholar of his age, and for his discovery of the Muratorian fragment, the earliest known list of New Testament books.

Giuseppe Catalani, 1698-1764, was a Roman Catholic liturgist.

Samuel Edward Widdrington (formerly
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