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QUIRINI, Angelo Maria (1680-1755), Bishop of Brescia. Primordia Corcyrae. Brescia: Giovanni-Maria Rizzardi, 1738. 2 parts (of 3) in one volume, 4° (280 x 204mm). Half-title, title printed in red and black with small engraved map of Corfu, divisional title to appendix (part II) with small engraved plan of Corfu town, two engraved plates, three engraved initials, one engraved tailpiece. (Divisional title lightly soiled and cleanly torn with old paper repair to verso, occasional light spotting.) Contemporary vellum, light blue edges (light worming to paste downs). Provenance: Angelo Maria Quirini (author's ink presentation inscription on front pastedown to:) -- Maria Mazzuchelli -- 20th-century stamp to title.

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  • ($1,023 - $1,462)

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