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THE MERCHANT OF PRATO
Written by Iris Origo.
Stock no. 1816749
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1984. Fine condition.
Burgundy cloth with gilt titles and decorations. Colour illustrations. Contained in publisher's grey marbled slipcase in very good condition.
THE RISE AND FALL OF THE HOUSE OF MEDICI
Written by Christopher Hibbert; Harold Acton.
Stock no. 2128008
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 wear to gilt title block to spine, else fine. Slip case is better than very good; some wear to corners.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
THE ART OF FLORENCE
Written by Glenn M. Andres; John M. Hunisak; A. Richard Turner.
Stock no. 588775
Published by Artabras. Circa 1994. Fine condition.
Large format. Two volumes. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. Superb colour photos and numerous b/w illustrations. 1312 pages in total. Due to the size of this book, if posted, it will need to be sent via courier and may incur extra shipping costs. ISBN: 9780896601116. 3rd printing. In near fine superb pictorial slipcase which has small chip to spine. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
GLI STEMMI DEI COMUNI TOSCANI AL 1860
Written by Luigi Passerini. Illustrated by Luigi Paoletti.
Stock no. 987656
Published by Edizioni Polistampa. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition.
Coats of Arms. Text in Italian. Large format. Pages: 123. Original paper wrappers. 5 folding colour plates. ISBN: 8870401081. Books and contents fine. Outer wrapper has a few grubby marks.