CORIO, Bernardino (1459-1519?) - L'historia di Milano volgarmente scritta dall'eccellentissimo oratore M. Bernardino Corio […] Con le vite insieme di tutti gli Imperatori. Venice: Giovanni Maria Bonelli, 1554. Edition after the first one published in Milan (1503) and after the other edited by Porcacchi in the same 1554, dealing with the history of Milan from the origins until Ludovico il Moro. 4to (210 x 155mm). Printer device on title and at end, woodcut initials and frames, full-page woodcut emblem in 5(6), text in Italic (without final blank, title restored and damaged, restored quires 1, B-C, wormholes in quires a-h, B-C, S-V, 2I, 2T, tear at lower margin of R8, browning, waterstaining). Later vellum, with gilt author and title on spine (rubbed). Provenance: numerous marginal manuscript annotations by different hands, some ownership notes, of which one dated 1554 and written by Giovanni Francesco Russo.

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