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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 30

    SANQUIRICO, Alessandro. Incoronazione di S.M.I.R.A. Ferdinando I, a Re del Regno Lombardo-Veneto. Milan: Pirola e C., 1839. Oblong 2° (387 x 481mm). Lithographed portrait on india paper, engraved title and 41 plates, 7 of them aquatints. Contemporary roan-backed cloth, on front cover a brown morocco onlay with the iron crown in gilt (extremities rubbed).

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    SANQUIRICO, Alessandro. Incoronazione di S.M.I.R.A. Ferdinando I, a Re del Regno Lombardo-Veneto. Milan: Pirola e C., 1839. Oblong 2° (387 x 481mm). Lithographed portrait on india paper, engraved title and 41 plates, 7 of them aquatints. Contemporary roan-backed cloth, on front cover a brown morocco onlay with the iron crown in gilt (extremities rubbed).

    Inserted in the front free endpaper is an entrance ticket to the Duomo for Ferdinand's coronation.


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