Auction 458 / Lot n° 49

PAPACINO d'Antoni, Alessandro Vittorio (1714-1786) - L'Architettura Militare per le Reggie Scuole Teoriche e Artiglieria e Fortificazione. Turin: Stamperia Reale, 1778-79-59-81-82. The series of 6 volumes containing the studies for the Schools of artillery and fortifications at the Reale Arsenale of Turin, published in various years between 1758 and 1782 with numerous engraved plates. 6 volumes, 8vo (204 x 127mm). Half-titles in vols I, II and IV as published, woodcut device on titles, 87 engraved folding plates at end of first 5 vols (some occasional spotting and browning). Contemporary non uniform boards, manuscript titles on spine (extremities rubbed and occasionally lightly chipped). The series corresponds by number of volumes and collations to the one registered in SBN. (6)

Auction: 24 September 2019 at 15:00

Estimate € 200 - 300

Sold € 180