London, South Kensington
5 June 2007
MORRONA, Alessandro da. Pisa illustrata nelle arti del disegno. Livorno: Giovanni Marenigh, 1812. Engraved portrait, plan of the city and 31 plates, many folding (a few plates torn at folds, occasional very light discolouration). Contemporary half calf (rather rubbed).
Second edition of this artistic guide to Pisa. The fine plates depict paintings, historical monuments, architectural details and views of the most prominent gardens and squares in the city. Cicognara 4312.
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