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Bonardo (Giovanni Maria) Le ricchezze dell'Agricoltura... mandate in luce da Luigi Grotto cieco d'Adria, collation: [π]2, A-I8, K6, woodcut printer's device to title, full-page woodcut portrait of Luigi Groto on the verso of the second leaf, woodcut headpieces and decorative initials, lower margins trimmed, occasionally just touching a sig., late 19th-century blind tooled calf, Venice, Agostino Zoppini and nephews, 1596; and a 1595 edition of Columella, 8vo (mentioned, 135 x 88mm.) & small 4to (2)

⁂ Provenance: Frederick York Powell (1850-1904), Regius Professor of Modern History at the University of Oxford (ownership inscription on front pastedown, dated 1893).
Rothamsted acquisition dates 1915 & 1917.

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Bonardo (Giovanni Maria) Le ricchezze

Estimate £300 - £400
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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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