BENOIST, Philippe (1813-1880) - [Album des vues principales de l'Italie]. c.1870. A fine collection of lithographic plates by Phelix Benoist, scholar of Daguerre and renown for his engravings around Europe. Oblong folio (316 x 433mm). 28 plates (3 loosly inserted, a few browned, occasional spotting). Contemporary blue cloth decorated in blind, gilt title (light rubbing). Sold as a collection of plates and not subject to return.