Auction 443 / Lot n° 100

CAMPANA Cesare (c. 1540-1606) - Compendio historico delle guerre ultimamente successe fra Christiani & Turchi, & fra Turchi & Persiani. Venice: Altobello Salicato e Giacomo Vincenti, 1597. First edition. The main part of the work is formed by a history of the Turco-Persian conflicts from 1578 to 1590 and an account of the struggles between Emperor Rudolph and the Turks, the Turks and Transylvania, Michael of Moldavia and Transylvania and Transylvania and the Emperor between 1592 and 1597. 4to (210 x 146mm). Woodcut device on title, folding engraved map (lacking folding table, without final blank, some staining and soiling, some wormholes mainly in the margins but a few with minor loss). 19th-century cloth backed in leather (some wear).

Auction: 22 January 2018 at 15:00

Estimate 300 - 500€

Sold 550€
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