Auction 458 / Lot n° 24

[FIRENZE] - NERLI, Filippo (1486-1557) - Commentarj de' fatti civili occorsi dentro la città di Firenze dall'anno 1215 al 1537. Venezia: David Raimondo Mertz e Gio. Jacopo Majer [ma Firenze: Francesco Settimanni?], 1728. A fresh and clean copy of the first edition of this historic reconstruction of the events in Florence from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance. Folio (317 x 210mm). Title in red and black with woodcut printer's device, fine and large woodcut headpieces and initials. Contemporary vellum, manuscript title on spine, colourful speckled edges (corners lightly bumped, light stains). Provenance: Carlo Giuliani Paoli (later ownership note).

Estimate 250 - 350€

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