London, South Kensington
16 February 2001
SANSOVINO, Francesco. Cronologia del Mondo ... divisa in tre libri, Venice: Nella Stamperia della Luna, 1580. 4°, title with woodcut printer's device, text within double ruled border throughout, initials (a few spots), contemporary limp vellum, the covers with a double ruled border in gilt, the spine lettered and ruled in gilt (a few light stains), early signature [illegible] at foot of spine and copious early annotation and underlining, bookplate (1). BM STC Italian, p. 607.
With 10 other works of related interest in 10 vols. including the same author's Del Governo et Amministratione di diversi Regni, et Republiche, cosi antiche, come moderne (Venice, 1583), Remigio's Orationi Militari ... da tutti gli Historici Greci, e Latini; Antichi, e Moderni (Venice, 1585) and Paulus Jovius's Delle Istoria del suo Tempo di Mons (Venice, 1608, 2 vols.). (12)
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