Auction 471 / Lot n° 161

GÓNGORA ALCASAR E PEMPICILEÓN, Luis - Real grandeza dela serenissima republica de Genova. Genoa and Madrid: Joseph Fernandez de Buendia e Giovanni Battista Tiboldi, 1665-1669. A good copy of the first and only edition of this work dedicated to the city of Genova. Only a few copies available on the market and this one complete with the engraved frontispiece with a view of the city. Folio (332 x 232mm). Engraved frontispiece with view of Genoa, text in Italian and Spanish, woodcut vignette on title, headpieces and initials (small wormtrack to bottom margin of final leaves). Contemporary vellum, gilt title on spine, fine speckled edges (some staining).

Auction: 21 January 2020 at 15:00

Estimate € 800 - 1,200

Sold € 750