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HISTORY (ITALIAN)

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THE RISE AND FALL OF THE HOUSE OF MEDICI
Written by Christopher Hibbert; Harold Acton.
Stock no. 2126045
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Nearly fine condition.

The Medici were superlative patrons and collectors of art. Blue cloth. Colour photos. Top edge gilt. Some rubbing to gilt on spine. Contained in very good slip case that has bumping to corners and wear to some edges.

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PATRONAGE AND DYNASTY: THE RISE OF THE DELLA ROVERE IN RENAISSANCE ITALY
Written by Ian F. Verstegen.
Stock no. 1816204
Published by Truman State University Press. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Sixteenth Century Essays & Studies No. 77. A collection of essays edited by Verstegen, offering a thorough study of the patron-artist relationship through the lens of one of early modern Italy's most powerful and influential historical families. Navy blue cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781931112604.

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FRANCESCO II GONZAGA THE SOLDIER-PRINCE AS PATRON
Written by Molly Bourne.
Stock no. 2125535
Published by Bulzoni Editore. 1st 2008. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Appendices appear to have original text from letters in Italian. Illustrations are all gathered together to rear of book. ISBN: 9788878703254. Wear to cover edges. Creasing to spine.

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THE FALL OF THE FLORENTINE REPUBLIC 1512-1530
Written by J.N. Stephens.
Stock no. 1814951
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st 1983. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Oxford-Warburg Studies. Explains how the final phase of the Florentine republic after 1494 (and especially after 1512) was the outcome of the city's political development since the thirteenth century and in what ways the Medici established their permanent position. Black cloth boards, red title block to spine with gilt title.xiv and 265 pages including index. ISBN: 0198225997. Dustwrapper is browned to spine and slightly scuffed.

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ITALIAN CITIES
Written by Christopher Hibbert.
Stock no. 2122008
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Fine condition.

Three volume set: Venice; Florence; and Rome. Bound in full moire silk with gilt titles to spine and vignettes to front. Colour & b/w photos. Contained in a very good slip case that has slight split and wear along one edge.

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ITALIAN CITIES
Written by Christopher Hibbert.
Stock no. 2111855
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Fine condition.

Three volume set: Venice; Florence; and Rome. Bound in full moire silk with gilt titles to spine and vignettes to front. Colour & b/w photos. A few small marks to spines. Contained in an almost very good slip-case that is split to top edge, with a few marks.

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THE BATTLE OF MARENGO
Written by David Hollins.
Stock no. 1604263
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. The Battle of Marengo 1800 firmly secured Napoleon's position as First Consul. ISBN: 1841761176.

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AVE ROMA IMMORTALIS IN TWO VOLUMES
Written by Francis Marion Crawford.
Stock no. 1206916
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1899. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles to spines and front covers. Gilt vignette of Rome to front covers, Top edge gilt. B/w illustrations. Name in ink to front pastedowns. Top and tail of spines and corners lightly rubbed. Covers bright.

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ORIGIN OF AVIATION IN ITALY 1783-1918
Written by Piero Vergnano.
Stock no. 1603965
Published by Intyprint. 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Stiff card wraps. Dual language edition in ITALIAN and ENGLISH. B/w photos. Wrapper is scuffed and has a couple of edge tears.

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TUSCANY
Written by Jonathan Keates.
Stock no. 1704083
Published by George Philip. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour photographs by Charlie Waite. Square format. ISBN: 0540011762. Wrapper spine faded.

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SIENA A CITY AND ITS HISTORY
Written by Judith Hook.
Stock no. 1704009
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0241102979. Wrapper price-cut.

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VENICE
Written by Charles Yriarte.
Stock no. 817047
Published by George Bell & Sons. 1st 1880. Very good condition.

Venice Its History, Art, Industries and Modern Life. Very large format. 15 x 11 inches. Green decorative cloth with gilt titles and elaborate gilt borders. Numerous b/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. Contents fine. Corners, top and tail of spine bumped and rubbed. A bright copy.

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