London, South Kensington
16 February 2001
[MAFFEI, Francesco Scipione] Verona Illustrata. Parta Prima contiene l' Istoria della Citta [Parte Seconda contiene l' Istoria Letteraria, Parte Terza contiene la Notizia delle Cose, Parte Quarta ... contiene il Trattato In questa Seconda edizione accresciuto anche di figure de gli Anfiteatri], Verona: Jacopo Vallarsi & Pierantonio Berno, 1732 (second and fourth parts dated 1731). 4 parts in one volume, 2° (426 x 280mm.), half title, 4 titles printed in red and black with engraved emblematic illustrations by M. Heylbrouck after A. Balestra, 3 engraved plates, illustrations, head- and tail-pieces and ornaments (some offsetting from titles onto text leaves, occasional very light staining), contemporary calf gilt, spine gilt in compartments (joints cracked, rubbed, strip torn on upper cover, bumped), bookplate (1). FIRST EDITION. Brunet III, 1291.
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