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5 June 2007
VIGNOLA, Giacomo Barozzi da (1507-73). Regola delli conque Ordini d' Architettura ... con la nuova aggionta di Michel-Angelo Buonaroti. Amsterdam: Willem Blaeu, 1631. 2° (405 x 275mm). Title and text in Italian, Dutch, French and German, engraved portrait of Alessandro Cardinal Farnese within architectural border, 42 full-page engraved illustrations (?lacking engraved frontispiece, lightly browned throughout, a few spots and some light staining, a few short marginal tears and nicks). Modern vellum, new endpapers. Provenance: old inscriptions on title and at end. Brunet V, 1219 (citing first edition of 1563); cf. Fowler 357 (citing first Blaeu edition of 1619).
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