London, South Kensington
18 November 2003
MARCHIO, Vincenzo. Il forestiere informato delle cose di Lucca, Lucca: Salvatore & Giandomenico Marescandoli, 1721. 8° (156 x 95mm). (Very light marginal waterstaining, very lightly browned.) Contemporary French glazed green vellum gilt, red morocco lettering-piece (vellum splitting along front joints, lightly rubbed). Provenance: JOHN RUSKIN (Brantwood bookplate) -- [John Hewett].
FIRST EDITION of the first guide to Lucca. Cigonara 4233.
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