27 June 2007
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CONTESTABILE , Giancarlo.
Dei monumenti di Perugia Etrusca e Romana. [Perugia: end of XIX Century].
2°. Two leaves of index and 82 engraved plates. Blue morocco binding signed by Giulio Giannini, gilt title on spine, lozenge-of-arms of Margherita, Queen of Italy, (1851-1926) on upper cover. Provenance: Ex libris of Elena, Queen of Italy, (1873-1953).
This volume of plates is an addenda to the previous works of Contestabile. A dedication by the nephew of the author reads: "A Sua Maestà la Regina Madre con profondo e devoto ossequio dal nepote dell'autore. Perugia Novembre 1914".
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