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Alamanni (Luigi) La coltivazione... e le Api del S. Giovanni Rucellai... Con aggiunta delli Epigrammi del Medesimo Alamanni Et di alcune brevi Annotazioni sopra le Api..., 2 parts in 1 vol., collation: *4, A-N8; O-T8, V4, woodcut printer's device to title and at end, woodcut initials, occasional foxing or browning, final f. chipped at foot, 18th century floral patterned boards, spine sunned, Florence, Filippo Giunta, 1590 § Gallo (Agostino) Le vinti Giornate dell'Agricoltura, et de' piaceri della villa, collation: *8, **4, A-Z8, Aa-Cc8, Dd6, Ee-Ff4, lacking final blank, woodcut coat of arms to title, woodcut initials, head- and tail-pieces, 12 full-page woodcut illustrations, occasional light foxing, minor damp-staining, 18th century boards, minor wear to extremities, a little rubbed, Turin, Heirs of Niccolò Bevilacqua, 1579-1580; and 2 others, Crescentiis and Herrera in Italian, 8vo & 4to (4)

⁂ A good group of four 'bestsellers' in Italian.

Provenance: first mentioned Rothamsted acquisition date 1930.

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Alamanni (Luigi) La coltivazione... e le Api del S.

Estimate £400 - £600
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing