• 1713 - EUSTACHIO MANFREDI - RIME - SMALL VERY RARE BOOK, FIRST EDITION

    Eustachio Manfredi. Further Information.
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  • 1753 VELLUM STORIA GENERALE DE VIAGGI "AFRICA"WITH FOLD OUT PLATES & MAPS IN VGC

    STORIA GENERALE DE VIAGGI. THE VELLUM IS GRUBBY BUT THE BOARDS AND SPINE ARE GOOD AND VERY SECURE. 7 BEAUTIFUL FOLD OUT PLATES. 2 OTHER PLATES. CLEAN END PAPERS. SPINE IS CLEAN. GENERAL HISTORY OF TRAVEL FOR SEA AND EARTH.
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  • 1768 Il Congresso di Citera Algarotti Italian Illustrated Erotic

    TITLE Il Congresso di Citera. AUTHOR Algarotti (1712-1764). PUBLICATION DATE 1768. Illustrated, including engraved frontis. (by Eisen) and title. If you are in the UK, you are free to choose the other options if you prefer.
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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]. [Philosophy]. 35pp, [1]. Recent marbled paper boards, red morocco lettering-piece to upper board.
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • New listingLa Gerusalemme Liberata di Torquato Tasso - 1784 (Nizza/Nice) 2 Volume Set, RARE

    Published by Società Tipografica, Nizza (Nice, France) (1784). Bound in grained crimson morocco, edged in gilt, soiled and scuffed, all edges gilt. Internally the pages are generally in good order.
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  • 1793 ODES OF ANACREON Poem ITALIAN VERSE Lyric Poetry FINE BINDING

    [Bodoni], [1793]. [Poetry, Verse]. [2], viii, 100pp. Contemporary richly gilt-tooled calf, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, A.E.G. Lightly rubbed. Marbled endpapers, damp-staining to head of first gathering, else internally clean and crisp.
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 1770 2vols Dizionario Italiano Latino e Francese A Antonini Dictionnaire

    By Annibale Antonini. Annibale Antonini was an Italian philologist, grammarian, lexicographer and translator. His Italian dictionary was first published in 1735 and his French in 1726. The Italian dictionary was essentially an abridged version of the Italian institution L'Accademia della Crusca's work with the Latin and French counterparts.
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 1758 Vita del Proposto Lodovico Antonio Muratori Gian-Francesco Soli Italian Bio

    By Giovanni Francesco Soli Muratori. A scarce biography of Italian historian Lodovico Antonio Muratori. Muratori Gia' Bibliotecario del Serenissimo Signor Duca di Modena. 1758 - Napoli [Naples] Giuseppe Ponzelli.
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Sonetti del Signor Francesco Redi Aretino 1703 Erotic Sonnets, Italian, Erotica

    He read in the book on generation by William Harvey a speculation that vermin such as insects, worms, and frogs do not arise spontaneously, as was then commonly believed, but from seeds or eggs too small to be seen.
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Carlo Goldoni. Four Plays, Adulatore, Il Festino, Rinaldo, Il Vero Amico 1754-87

    This play was first published in 1750. In original?. patterned paper wrappers. 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Storia Del Reame Di Napoli Dal 1734 Sino al 1825 (1843) Naples/Italy - Colletta

    Suitable for reading, but not necessarily a good gift copy. May have small flaws, and has probably been read, but should appear overall clean and attractive. Near Fine (NF): May show a small flaw, such as shelf wear, but nearly perfect and unread.
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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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  • Esercizio di Perfezione; Alfonso Rodriguez - 1729 - Venice, Christian - 3v Set

    Esercizio di Perfezione, e di Virtù Cristiane. Published by Nella Stamperia Baglioni, Venezia/Venice (1729) Full vellum binding. Internally there is light toning and scattered foxing to the pages, a couple of pages working loose, but blocks sound otherwise.
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  • DEL MORBO TISICO LIBRI TRE Matteo Salvadori 1789 Turin CLINIICAL TUBERCULOSIS

    TITLE: Del morbo tisico libri tre. A chapter on the effects of milk and wine were studied in the course of the disease. Author Matteo Salvadori. Place of Publication Turin, Italy. DATE: 1789. Year Printed 1789.
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  • VERY RARE & UNIQUE UNPUBLISHED EARLY 1700's MANUSCRIPT, MEDICI FAMILY, ITALIAN

    Special Attributes Manuscript. ND but early 1700's. Written in Italian. Language Italian.
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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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  • 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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  • 1735 World of Cartesius Descartes Metaphysics Philosophy Space Travel SciFi

    Th -century Jesuit historian from France. Most of the latter part of the book is in the form of an illustrated dissertation.”. Year Printed 1735. Daniel describes, in narrative, an expedition to the moon in an interesting context; a science fiction novel, much out of character for popular reading in the 18.
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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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  • 1749 Roman Empresses by Serviez ROME Caesar Wives Agrippina Faustina Poppea 3v

    Jacques Serviez was an 18. SERVIEZ, Jacques Roergas. th -century French historian known primarily for his historical account of Roman leaders, ‘Roman Empresses’. Year Printed 1749. Binding Hardcover.
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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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  • 1771 1st ed Benjamin Franklin Electricity Experiments Physics ITALIAN Barletti

    Main author : Carlo Barletti; Benjamin Franklin. Published : In Milano : Appresso Giuseppe Galeazzi., 1771. Publisher : In Milano : Appresso Giuseppe Galeazzi., 1771. Printing Year 1771. Year Printed 1771.
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