NOTIZIE ISTORICHE DEI CONTORNI DI FIRENZE - 6 Volume Set in Slipcase - 1972 Facsimile of 1791 Edition
NOTIZIE ISTORICHE DEI CONTORNI DI FIRENZE - Dalla Porta Al Prato Fino Alla Real Villa Di Castello, Raccolte Dall'abate DOMENICO MORENI Socio Colombario. (Historical Notices Around Florence, from the Porta al Prato to the Villa di Castello, gathered by the Abbey DOMENICO MORENI.) SIX VOLUMES in SLIPCASE - Complete in these SIX VOLUMES. Originally published in Florence in 1791-1795, this lovely FACSIMILE EDITION was published in ROME, ITALY, by the SOC. MULTIGRAFICA EDITRICE, 1972. TEXT IN ITALIAN. LIMITED EDITION of only 300 copies, this being an unnumbered copy. Six Hardcover Books, red cloth covered boards, gilt titling to the spines, 5.5x8.5". 146, 183, 224, 234, 264 and 276 pages. All six volumes in a single, custom
slipcase that has a printed paper covering. Condition: VERY GOOD books, some sunning to the spines, otherwise near fine, tight, bright, clean and unmarked; in a VERY GOOD slipcase that has a bit of rubbing and soiling, a bit of chipping to the paper on the rear of the slipcase, and some minor separation at the seams. A lovely set. A fascinating look at 18th century Florence by way of its historical notices. About DOMENICO MORENI (from Wikipedia): ******Domenico Moreni ( Florence , August 12 1763 - Florence , March 13 1835 ) was a priest , scholar and Italian bibliophile. He was the founder of the Biblioteca Moreniana that collects volumes mainly related to the history of Florence.****** International Buyers Please Note: This Six Volume Set will require additional postage. Thanks!