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Grapaldus (Franciscus Marius) De Partibus aedium libellus cum additamentis emendatissimus, collation: A-B6, a-p8, q-r6, woodcut decorative initials on black ground, water-stained with some blackening, early 20th-century floral-patterned boards, Parma, Francesco Ugoleto, May, 1501; and another, Bonardo, 1586, small 4to (mentioned, 198 x 150mm.) (2)

⁂ Second edition of this domestic manual, including the kitchen, gardens, nursery and library.
Provenance: Biblioteca di S. Marco in Venice, sold as a duplicate (small stamps); Leo S. Olschki (bookplate on the front pastedown).
Rothamsted acquisition dates 1928 & 1935.
Literature: Adams G1006; Fowler 142.

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Grapaldus (Franciscus Marius) De Partibus aedium

Estimate £600 - £800
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London, UK
Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing