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    Sale 5141

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    12 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 23

    LUPICINI, Antonio (c.1530-c.1598). Discorso ... sopra i ripari delle inondazioni di Fiorenza. Florence: Giorgio Marescotti, 1591. 4° (213 x 139mm). Woodcut ducal arms on title. Modern floral stiff wrappers.

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    LUPICINI, Antonio (c.1530-c.1598). Discorso ... sopra i ripari delle inondazioni di Fiorenza. Florence: Giorgio Marescotti, 1591. 4° (213 x 139mm). Woodcut ducal arms on title. Modern floral stiff wrappers.

    FIRST EDITION of Lupicini's remedies for flooding in Florence. The author, an engineer, who was for most of his life in the service of the Medici, wrote on military science, hydraulics and astronomy. Edit-on line 54270; Riccardi I (2), 59; not in Adams.


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