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Mulberries & Silkworms.- Alberti (Jacopo) Dell'Epidemica Mortalita de'Gelsi e della Cura, e Coltivatione Loro, title in red and black with engraved vignette, engraved head-piece to dedication and initials, errata leaf at end, worming to upper and lower margins of first couple of leaves, Salo, B. Righetti, 1773 bound with Griselini (Francesco) Istruzione...per la Coltura de' Mori Bianchi..., initial blank, engraved title-vignette and 27 illustrations on 14 folding plates, some foxing to text, Venice, Benedetto Milocco, 1768 and Bettoni (Carlo) Progetto per Preservare i Gelsi dalla corrente Epidemica Mortalita, with initial blank but lacking ?half-title, partly unopened, Venice, B.Milocco, 1778, together 3 works in 1 vol., contemporary blind-stamped calf, spine ends slightly worn § L'Arte di Moltiplicare la Seta, o sia Trattato sopra i Gelsi, l'Educazione de' Bachi, e la Filatura delle Sete, errata leaf at end, staining to inner margins, browned, contemporary vellum, morocco label, Milan, Federico Agnelli, 1766, rubbed, 4to & 8vo (2)

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Mulberries & Silkworms.- Alberti (Jacopo)

Wed, Jul 11, 2018 9:30 AM UTC
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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