• 1736 Milton 'Paradise Lost' Italian 'Paradiso Perduto' PLATES Poem Poetry Folio

    'Del Paradiso Perduto Poema Inglese. Presso Carlo Bennet. di Giovanni Milton Traduzzione di Paolo Rolli. Author:John Milton ; Paolo Rolli. Condition:Collated and complete with 3 plates. Outer joints cracked.
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  • 1727 - JACOPO FACCIOLATI - ORTOGRAFIA MODERNA ITALIANA - RARE EDITION, 3RD ED

    He was born at Torreglia, in what is now the province of Padua (then in the Republic of Venice), in 1682. xx, 490, 52 (the final paginated section being the last two parts). The four parts to this book are.
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  • Maffei Compendio della Verona Illustrata Nella Stamperia Moroni 1795 VG 2nd ed

    Second Edition 1795, Verona Italy. Two vols bound in one. Engraved portrait frontispiece, map of the City and and 31 folding plates, the odd repair verso to a few plates, 19th century panelled calf, rebacked preserving original backstrip with double modern leather labels, corners lightly rubbed, 8vo, Verona, Internally very good and bright.
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  • 1781 Memorie Degli Architetti Antichi Moderni Tomo 1 Only Vellum Parma MILIZIA

    Francesco Milizia. Antichi e Moderni. Parma: dalla Stamperia Reale, 1781. Parma: Dalla Stamperia Reale. Vellum Binding. Full vellum binding, darkened and worn. Publication Date: 1781. Binding: Hardback.
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  • 1765 Old Antique 18th Century Italian History of Scotland Death James V Scarce

    Amsterdam 1765 [no publisher stated]. You are looking at an original 18th century book in a simple contemporary limp card binding.
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  • 1731 Rare Italian Pamphlet bando e sentenza dell'eccelso consiglio de dieci

    Bando e sentenza dell'eccelso consiglio de dieci. Publicato sopra le Scale de San Marco di Rialto 1731. You are looking at an original 18th century pamphlet - worn as described. 8 pages [1 single sheet folded].
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  • 1730, Vidari, Giovanni Maria: Il viaggio in pratica, o sia Istruzione generale,

    Il viaggio in pratica, o sia Istruzione generale, e ristretta per tutte quelle persone, che volessero viaggiare per tutte le strado, e poste d'Europa. Opera practicata, e data in luce. 8 preliminary leaves, 347 pages, 16cm. Original publisher's binding with patterned paper spine, some loss to head of spine. 3 copies of this edition listed on OCLC. Some spotting and a little staining to margin. Unusual book, intended as a guide book for a Grand Tour of Europe with very detailed information on the postal service. In four parts, these cover Spain, France, Germany and Italy and the cost of mail and a final section with suggestions for travelling in Europe and places to visit, a handy tourist's guide for the Grand Tour. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall.
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  • Le Avventure Di Telemaco, Adventures of Telemachus, Salignac, 1785, 2 volumes

    Le Avventure Di Telemaco Figliuolo d'Ullisse: Composte Dal Fu Monsignor Francesco Di Salignac, Della Mothe-Fenelon, Maestro De’ Principi Di Francia, Arcivescovo Di Cambrai.ec. Nuova Traduzione Riveduta, e Ricorretta, Con Annotazione, e Con L'aggiunta Delle Avventure Di Aristone. Two Volumes. Publisher: G.C. Molini, Paris, 1785. Full leather bindings, marbled calf with gilt ruling on boards, floral gilt decoration to spine and black morocco spine labels, a little chipped. Marbled endpapers. New translation. There is a little rubbing to the leather and the gilt decorations. One ownership inscription on the first blank page of each volume, very occasional light marks, mainly clean and bright, tight in binding, very good condition. Text in Italian. 12mo, 15cm tall, 415 pages, 494 pages.
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  • New listing1728 Il CONFESSORE Istruito Operetta Paolo SEGNERI

    By Paolo Segneri. A work concerning the act of confession from Italian preacher and orator Paolo Segneri in a contemporary binding. Paolo Segneri, 1624 – 1694, was an Italian Jesuit preacher, missionary, and ascetical writer.
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  • 1759~LEZIONI DE LINGUA TOSCANA~VELLUM BINDING~ITALIAN~TUSCAN LANGUAGE LESSONS

    Di Lingua Toscana. Text in Italian. An unusual binding of full marbled vellum. Heavy rubbing to the corners and spine-ends. Spine a touch darkened and rubbed. Moderate foxing to the speckled page-edges.
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  • INSCRIPTIONES PEDEMONTANAE INFIMI AEVI ROMAE EXSTANTES OPERA TE CURA 1ST ED 1766

    GALLETTI PIETRO LUIGI. ROME. VATICAN. ANTIQUARIAN
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  • 1544 | Marcus Aurelius | Vita Gesti Costumi Discorsi Lettere Di M. Aurelio

    [AURELIUS, MARCUS]. Il Petrarca di M. Aurelio ne'l trionso d'amore. Vedi il buon Marco d'ogni laude degno Pien di filosofia lalingua, e'l petto. In Vinegia.
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  • 1797 Italian ECONOMICS Roman History MERCANTILISM Physiocracy MENGOTTI

    Dalla Stamperia Giuliari, 1797. [4], 276pp. Near contemporary calf, gilt, contrasting morocco lettering-pieces, by Charles Lewis. Rebacked, with much of the original spine laid down; consequent heavy darkening to spine boards owing to the finely pared calf.
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  • 1790 OPERE CORNELIUS TACITUS ITALIAN & LATIN TRANSLATED STEMMA JULIUS CAESAR @

    Published by Bassano in 1790. This is Tomo I, and contains the first twelve books of the work. Fold out family tree for Julius Caesar. Layout is in 2 column format with Latin to the right column and Italian to the left column.
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  • 1740 Il Toscanismo e la Crusca ITALIAN Theatre Tuscan

    Il Toscanismo e la Crusca, o sia il cruscante impazzito. 1740 - Naples - Muziana. A piece of Italian theatre concerning the Italian and Tuscan languages in a contemporary vellum binding. If you want to keep an eye on what is coming up, just add us to your favourites list !
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  • 1721 PA Michelotti, De Separatione Fluidorum; J Bernoullii, De Moto Musculorum

    Pinellorum Aere, Venice, 1721. Full Leather. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. In contemporary binding, rebacked & restored at a conservation bindery. From the Surgeons' Library of Ireland so some stamps at beginning of first treatise, text is in very good condition & free from foxing with half title, frontis, errata & folding plate. Any wear or tear to paper has been treated by conservation bindery.(viii), 362, 2, plate. De Motu Musculorum was edited by Michelotti & begins with his Praeloquium of 14p and then the author's of 2p. Half title, title, dedication and text follow with errata and one folding plate. Both volumes complete (both plates belong to Michelotti), the second treatise is a second edition.No stamps to the second treatise. (24), 123, plate.
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  • 1741 Noel-Antoine Pluche, Istoria de Cielo, Histoire du Ciel 1st Italian edition

    Istoria del Cielo Considerato Secondo le idee De' Poeti, De' Filosofi, E Di Mose. Ove si fa vedere. 1. L'origine del Cielo Poetico 2. L'errore de'Filosofi intorno alla fabbrica del Cielo e della Terra 3. La conformita dell'esperienza con la sola Fisica di Mose; Revisione Della Storia Cel Cielo, Dove Si Riconfermano e si Compendiano Le Prove Principali addotte in tutto il Trattato. 2 volumes, half title and frontis to Vol 1 and eight folding plates, folding plate to Vol 2. 344, plates; 353, [1], adverts, folding plate; 92, adverts, folding plate. Second plate to Vol 2 is a duplicate. Second work, titled as "Revisione" is 1741 and 1st, same publisher. Pluche was a believer in Jansenism, and lots of original sin. Some loss to vellum to back of Vol 2, light spotting to margins 12mo.
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  • 1784 ALBERTI Renaissance FIRST ARCHITECTURAL THEORY Architecture FINE BINDING

    The De re aedificatoria, written between 1443 and 1452, was, upon its publication in 1485, the first printed work on architectural theory. ALBERTI, Leon Battista. I dieci libri di architettura di leon battista alberti tradotti in italiano da cosimo bartoli.
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  • 1723 Iliade D'Omero Firenze Greco Vellum Salvini Scarce ILIAD of HOMER Florence

    Pp Title and preface xi, 759 pages. Firenze: Per Gio: Gaetano Tartarini e Santi Franchi. Tradotta Dall'Original Greco. Publisher: Firenze: Per Gio: Gaetano Tartini e Santi Franchi. in very good condition with vellum boards, corners and spine very good considering age - binding may be relatively recent.
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  • 1801 STORIA DELLE GUERRE CIVILI DI FRANCIA BY DAVILA ITALIAN 7 VOLUMES ARMY *

    The set was published in 1801 by L Nardini and A Dulau in London which was a print run restricted to 250 copies and is written in Italian throughout. Vol I covers Books 1-3; Vol II Books 4-5; Vol III Part I - 6-7; Vol III Part II - 8-9; Vol IV 10-11; Vol V 12-13; and Vol VI 14-15.
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  • 1779 La Gerusalemme Liberata di Torquato Tasso JERUSALEM Delivered Scarce

    Torquato Tasso. In the poem, Tasso depicts a highly imaginative version of the combats between Christians and Muslims at the end of the First Crusade, during the siege of Jerusalem. It was finished in Tasso's thirty-first year; and when the manuscripts lay before him the best part of his life was over, his best work had been already accomplished.
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  • 1785 3vol Commedie Scelte di Carlo Goldoni Avvocato Veneto Italian Commedia Play

    Carlo Goldoni. In the original Italian. In full calf bindings with gilt stamping to the spines. Externally, worn with heavy rubbing to the spines, joints and extremities. Heavy loss to spines. Prior owner's bookplate to front pastedown, Dr John Lettsom.
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  • 1792 Leather Bound La Gerusalemme Liberata di Torquato Tasso

    In good condition. A couple of pages at the front of the book - probably blank pages, 2 blank pages remaining - have been torn off. No pencil or pen marks. Size 13.5 cm x 20.2 cm. Weight 430 gr. Published in Londra [London].
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  • Chippendale Armorial Bookplate James Morris New York - La Gierusalemme Liberata

    Chippendale Armorial Engraved Bookplate. Also Armorial Bookplate of The Revd Jonathan Boucher A.M. Firmly bound in brown buckram with gilt lettering & ruling to spine.
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  • 1735 LATIN POETRY HORACE - CORPUS OMNIUM VETERUM POETARUM - ITALIANO ITALIAN 8

    CORPUS OMNIUM VETERUM POETARUM. MDCCXXXV (1735). CONTAINING THE POETRY OF THE ROMAN POET QUINTUS HORATIUS FLACCUS, KNOWN AS HORACE. THE TEXT IS IN BOTH LATIN AND ITALIAN ON OPPOSITE PAGES. The gilt decoration on the spine is well rubbed and the title panel is chipped.
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  • Carlo Goldoni. Four Plays, Adulatore, Il Festino, Rinaldo, Il Vero Amico 1754-87

    This play was first published in 1750. 68 pages. In original?. patterned paper wrappers. 66 pages. This play was first published in 1757. Evidently part of a longer collection of Goldoni's works because the catchword Rin (for Rinaldo presumably) appears at the foot of the final page.
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  • c1720 La Tancia Commedia PLAY Michelangnolo Buonarroti

    A scarce copy of one of Buonarroti's romantic plays. He contributed actively to the first and second edition of the Dictionary of Bran between 1612 and 1623. Undated copy. often expected given the age of the book, but still a respectable copy.
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  • 1767 TWO ITALIAN BROADSIDES OF PETRARCHAN-STYLE POETRY Verse FERMO Italy

    Bolis, 1767. Sonetto: Il Pellegrin, che cerca estraneo lido. [Poetry, Verse].
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  • 1722 TORQUATO TASSO Italian Poetry ANTONIO ONGARO Poems VERSE Vellum

    L'aminta favola boschereccia di torquato tasso. E l'alceo favola pescatoria di antonio ongaro padovano. TASSO, Torquato. In Padova [i.e. Padua]. Presso Giuseppe Comino, 1722. xxiv, 187pp, [5]. Contemporary vellum.
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  • 1794 SCARCE Italian Poetry Opera

    1794 - Venice - Dalla Tipografia Pepolina. Dramatic Italian poetry. In Italian. If you want to keep an eye on what is coming up, just add us to your favourites list ! Overall: VERY GOOD.
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  • 1793 ITALIAN NOVELLAS Literature FIORENTINO Florence A SOURCE FOR SHAKESPEARE

    Londra [i.e. London]. Presso Riccardo Bancker, 1793. A SOURCE FOR SHAKESPEARE. [Italian Literature].
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  • 1796 PETRARCH Verse GAETANO POLIDORI PUBLISHED Italian Poetry VELLUM

    In 1796, he began printing seminal literary texts of his native Italy, issuing works of Soave and Tasso alongside Petrarch. Outside of the UK, ESTC locates only two copies; Columbia and Harvard. VAMPYRE POLIDORI'S FATHER.
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  • CARDINAL BENTIVOGLIO - Letters - 1764 - Italian With English Translation

    A Collection Of Letters Written By Cardinal Bentivoglio To Divers Persons Of Eminence, During His Nunciature In France And Flanders. Printed for P. Vaillant, in the Strand, London, 1764. Full leather, 5 raised bands.
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  • 1746 Manuscript Vita di Papa Sisto V Quinto Life Giovanni Battista Bonini Lerici

    Giovanni Battista Bonini di Lerici. The Life of Pope Sisto the Fifth (Papa Sisto Quinto) written by hand. Lerici is a district of La Spezia near genoa (Genova). 4to., a very clean manuscript copy of the work, transcribed by Giovanni Battista Bonini di Lerici, later calf, very neatly rebacked, spine gilt with floral gilt tooling on front and back covers, several attractive bookplates of previous owners to flyleaves.
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  • 1797 ITALIAN-FRENCH DICTIONARY Lexicon LINGUISTICS Language DICTIONARIES

    [4], xxiii, [1], 495pp, [1]. With half-title. [Bound with:] ALBERTI DI VILLANUOVA, Francesco. Nouveau dictionnaire de poche, francois-italien, abrege de celui d'alberti. A Paris. Chez Bossange, Masson et Besson, 1797.
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  • 1746 VOLTAIRE French Enlightenment ADDRESS TO THE ACADEMIE FRANCAISE Philosophy

    COPAC records copies at two locations; BL and Oxford. OCLC adds B.N.F. Discorso fatto dal sig. Maggio 1746. [VOLTAIRE]. [s.i.]. [Philosophy]. 35pp, [1].
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  • 1700 Vita Virtu ST FRANCIS CARACCIOLI Piselli First

    Compendio della Vita, Virtu', e Doni del Ven. Servo di Dio P. Francesco Caraccioli. Saint Francis Caracciolo, 1563 – 1608, born Ascanio Pisquizio, was an Italian Catholic priest who co-founded the Congregation of the Minor Clerics Regular.
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  • 1792-97 6 Vol Istoria del Concilio di Trento Scritta by Padre Sforza Pallavicino

    A complete collection of 'Istoria del Concilio di Trento Scritta' or 'The History of the Council of Trent' by Padre Sforza Pallavicino. By Padre Sforza Pallavicino. Having taken holy orders in 1630, and joined the Society of Jesus in 1638, he successively taught philosophy and theology in the Collegium Romanum.
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  • 1782 Il PASTOR FIDO Drama GUARINI Italian TRAGICOMEDY

    By Cavaliere Giambastista Guarini. Giovanni Battista Guarini, 1538 – 1612, was an Italian poet, dramatist, and diplomat. 1782 - Parigi - Gio. Cl Molini. A decorative edition of this famous Italian work with the fascinating provenance of diplomat Sir Thomas Francis Wade.
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  • Comte de Buffon - PLATES - Set of 87 illustrations from ITALIAN EDITION !

    Item : Fantastic set of 87 prints from Comte de Buffon's. If you are looking for anything, any topical or country, let us know, we will make sure to let you know what else we have! Histoire Naturelle printed in Italian.
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  • 1738 2vol Della Istoria d'Italia Libri XX Francesco Guicciardini Scarce History

    Francesco Guicciardini (6 March 1483 – 22 May 1540) was an Italian historian and statesman. A friend and critic of Niccolo Machiavelli, he is considered one of the major political writers of the Italian Renaissance.
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  • New listing1791-1793 7Vols Opere Del Signor Abate Pietro Metastio In Leather Binding

    In calf binding with gilt detailing. Overall: GOOD. If you want to keep an eye on what is coming up, just add us to your favourites list ! 6.5" by 4"; (xlii) 244pp; 299pp; 297pp; 364pp; 287pp; 288pp; 216pp.
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  • 1773 1ed Letters & Science Correspondence of Angelo Fabroni to GALILEO & Kepler

    Famous book by Fabroni including correspondence of Kepler, Galileo, Cremonini, Hevelio, and more! His father having died that year, Piero Francesco Foggini took an interest in the young man's education.
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  • 1793 Galileo Galilei Discorso by Torquato Tasso ITALIAN Astronomy Mathematics

    Main author : Galileo Galilei; Giuseppe Iseo; Tasso. [8] The matter was investigated by the Roman Inquisition in 1615, and they concluded that it could only be supported as a possibility, not as an established fact.
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  • 1744 On Paradise & Heaven Terra de Viventi Alberti Medieval Mysticism Italian

    La terra de' viventi, scoverta a' mortali, cioé lo stato de' beati in paradiso. : diviso in due parti, nella prima si tratta della beatitudine del corpo, nella seconda della beatitudine dell'anima.
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  • 1711 1ed Rime of Petrarch Italian Renaissance Poetry Tassoni & Muzio Petrarca

    This beautiful book is published with an accurate ‘life of Petrarch’ before the poems themselves. S'aggiungono le Considerazioni rivedute e ampliate / d' Alessandro Tassoni., le Annotazioni di Girolamo Muzio, e le Osservazioni di Lodovico Muratori Bibliotecario del. Duca di Modena.
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  • 1721 1st ed Henry Suso Medieval MYSTICISM Dominican Monk German Meister Eckhart

    He died in Ulm on 25 January 1366, and was beatified by the Catholic Church in 1831. [1] He died in Ulm on 25 January 1366, and was beatified by the Catholic Church in 1831. His teaching, however, aroused criticism - most likely because of his connection with Eckhart in the wake of the latter's trial and condemnation in 1326-9.
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  • 1791 Annibali Monastic Religious Orders Carmelite Dominican 42 Portraits 3v SET

    A rare, uniformly vellum-bound complete set of Flamino Annibali’s “History of Religious Orders”. ANNIBALI, Flaminio Maria. Roma : Per Luigi Perego Salvioni. : A spese di Agabito Franzetti., 1791.
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