London, South Kensington
13 April 2006
BELL, John (1763-1820). Observations on Italy. Edinburgh and London: Blackwood and Cadell, 1825. 4° (234 x 180mm). 9 engraved plates by Lizars after Gherardi (occasional minor spotting). Modern calf-backed boards. FIRST EDITION. Pine-Coffin 8178.
GUICCIARDINI, Ludovico (1521-1589). Belgicae, sive Inferioris Germaniae decriptio. Amsterdam: J. Janson junior, 1652. Volume I only (of 2), 12°. Engraved frontispiece, additional title, folding map and 21 (of 44) double-page town plans (one with lower fore-corner missing just affecting engraved area). Contemporary vellum with yapped edges. And Ida Pfeiffer's Visit to Iceland (London, 1852). (3)
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