PIGNORIA, Lorenzo (1571-1631) - Le origini di Padova. Padua: Pietro Paolo Tozzi, 1625. First edition of a work celebrating Padua's history and origins. 4to (221 x 160mm). Fine engraved frontispiece, 2 plates of which one folding and one double-page, numeous woodcut illustrations, some full-page (title reinforced and slightly shorter, first gathering reinforced, manuscript addition erased on p. 114 and a few other manuscript additions, final leaf with small repairs). Contemporary paper boards, manuscript title on spine (some staining).