Sale: 328 / Rare Books, Nov. 19./20. 2007 in Hamburg Lot 555

 
Italien - Les delices de l'Italie. Bd. 2-4, unvollst. 1707


 
555
Italien
Les delices de l'Italie. Bd. 2-4, unvollst. 1707
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 228
Sold:
€ 120 / $ 136

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
[Rogissart, A. de], Les delices de l'Italie. Vols. III-IV (2. edition.; of 4) and vols. II-III (3. edition, of 6), total of 3 vols. With a total of 4 title coppers and 61 (9 folded) copper plates. Paris, Compagnie des Libraires 1707 and [Leiden, vander Aa 1709]. Contemp. calf with gilt spine (1 binding somewhat differing). 8vo.
Pescarzoli 352 und 353. - Vols. III and IV from the second edition, Paris, vols. II/III from the third edition, Leiden. - Contains descriptions to Ravenna, Loreto and Rom (vol. II/III) and to Frascati, Neapel, Salerno, Terracina, Otranto, Pisa, Parma, Modena, Lodi, Livorno etc. - The plates show Italy's major cities and their most important buildings and squares. An extensive part on Rome. - Slightly browned. Bindings with handwritten library tab, rubbed and bumped (1 vol. stronger), 1 front cover with worming, 3 spine ends chipped.

555
Italien
Les delices de l'Italie. Bd. 2-4, unvollst. 1707
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 228
Sold:
€ 120 / $ 136

(incl. 20% surcharge)