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BORGHESE, Paolo, Principe Da Sulmona -- Bibliotheca Burghesiana. Catalogue des livres composant la bibliothèque...Première Partie. Rome: Vincenzo Menozzi, 1892.
8o. Numerous illustrations in text. Red cloth, t.e.g., some leaves unopened, original wrappers bound in (front wrapper laid down).
BORGHESE -- Bibliotheca Burghesiana. Catalogue des livres composant la bibliothèque. Troisième partie: Musique. Rome: Vincenzo Menozzi, 1892.
8o. 2 illustrations in text. Bound for Martin Breslauer in decorated blue boards, green morocco spine label, original wrappers bound in.
PART III PRICED in a contemporary hand. Parts I and III of the sale catalogue of this famous Italian library originally founded by Pope Paul V (1559-1621). Laid in to Part III are several pages of manuscript notes relating to the sale. (2)
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