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Lot nr:17
Book nr:13493
Author:PORCACCHI, T.
Title:L'isole piu famose del mondo
Town:Padua
Publisher:Fratelli Galignani
Year:1620
Description:Small f (30 x 21,5 cm), [11] ff, 211 pp, engraved title and 48 engraved maps by G. Porro in text. Some slight spotting, stronger to few leaves, repaired tear to upper corner of engr. title, some soiling to the latter and newly guarded together with first leaf. Fifth edition. With two world maps (Shirley 127-128: 'a finely-executed reduction of Camocio's large world map of 1567 & a nautical map covering the most part of the world), maps of America, Cyprus, Crete, Malta, Rhodes etc. Full contemporary vellum, gilt title on spine, blindtooled ornaments on boards, some rubbing
Note:Phillips 169 ; Alden - L. 620/129; Sabin 64152; Palau 232.896
Price:€6500
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