London, South Kensington
5 June 2007
FICORINI, Francesco de' (1664-1747). La vestigia e raritá di Roma antica ricercate, e spiegate. Rome: Girolamo Mainardi, 1744. 2 parts, 4° (274 x 198mm). Title printed in red and black, vignette on title, 40 engraved plates, inclduing 3 folding, illustrations (light, mainly marginal, spotting or soiling). Contemporary vellum, spine decorated in gilt (soiled, vellum split at foot of spine). FIRST EDITION. Brunet II, 1246; Schudt 768.
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