27 June 2007
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NAYMILLER, Filippo and Pietro ALLODI. Atlante di Geografia Universale. Milan: Pagnoni, .
Oblong 2°. Polychrome title-page, hand coloured plates and outline coloured maps, two folding plates depicting Lombardy and its lakes (occasional light spotting.) Contemporary blue morocco, elaborate gilt strap-work frame with central lozenge on the covers, spine with 5 raised bands, silver clasp with arms and initial of Umberto I, King of Italy (1844-1900) extremities lightly rubbed, some scratching). Provenance: Ex libris of Vittorio Emanuele III, King of Italy (1869-1947)
First edition. A finely-bound copy of Allodi's very rare historical Atlas.
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