Le Rime Del Petrarca Brevemente Esposte Per Lodovico Castelvetro

Price: 650.00 USD

Venice: Antonio Zatta, 1756. Two volumes, full vellum, later armorial stamp of Alexander Stewart. Gilt stamp spine label, semi-exposed cords at top and bottom spine, corners worn, light soiling. Marbled edges. Four engraved plates and frontispieces, with vignette illustrations throughout the text. Text is generally clean, dampstain to the half title of the first volume, old library notes to titles. Vol I: xvi, LXXX, 557pp Vol II: xvi, 615pp with final colophon. Graesse IV 229. A finely printed and illustrated edition of Castelvetro's Petrarch first printed in 1582. "C'est une des meillures éd. des rime dans le cours du XVIIIieme siècle." (Graesse) Size: Quarto (4to). 2-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Poetry; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 045256. Very Good Condition.


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