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2 June 1998
[RINUCCINI, Ottavio]. Descrizione delle feste fatte nelle reali nozze de' serenissimi principi di Toscana d. Cosimo de' Medici, e Maria Maddalena archiduchessa d'Austria. Florence: Giunti, 1608.
4°. Collation: s2 A-H4 I2 K-L4 M2(-M2 blank?) N-T4 V2. Title with Medici-Hapsburg arms, 5 folding engraved plates by M. Greuter and B. Coccius. (Lightly spotted.) Modern half red morocco. Provenance: Piero Ginori Conti.
Second editon, expanded to include texts of the musical dialogues by Cini, L'Argonauta and La notte d'amore. Camerini 318, tipo IV, with first edition (tipo I) title-page. The dedication, dated January 1608  refers to this edition as the second. Clubb 300 lists yet another variant.
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