22 - 23 March 2005
BERLINGHIERI -- Catalogue de la bibliothèque M. le Chevalier B***. Paris: A. Franck, 17 November 1862 - 18 May 1863.
Three parts in one volume, 8o (227 x 135 mm). Contemporary half green cloth, uncut.
PRICED in a contemporary hand. This rich collection of books mainly concerning the history, literature and the arts of Italy. Robert Nikirk, librarian of the Grolier Club, identified him as a member of the Berlinghieri family who intended to write, with the help of his library, a history of the Toscana, but was prevented from it by ill health and other circumstances. Not in Blogie.
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