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ITALY CLASSICAL HISTORICAL AND PICTURESQUE  ILLUSTRATED INA  SERIES OF VIEWS PRECEDED BY AN INTRODUCTORY ESSAY… by CAMILLO MAPEI - First Edition - from Sephora di Elena Serru (SKU: 17024)

ITALY CLASSICAL HISTORICAL AND PICTURESQUE ILLUSTRATED INA SERIES OF VIEWS PRECEDED BY AN INTRODUCTORY ESSAY ON THE RECENT HISTORY AND PRESENT CONDITION OF ITALY AND THE ITALIANS

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ITALY CLASSICAL HISTORICAL AND PICTURESQUE ILLUSTRATED INA SERIES OF VIEWS PRECEDED BY AN INTRODUCTORY ESSAY ON THE RECENT HISTORY AND PRESENT CONDITION OF ITALY AND THE ITALIANS

by CAMILLO MAPEI

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GLASGOW: BLACKIE AND SON. Prima edizione del 1843 circa di questa finissima opera di vedute italiane di Camillo Mapei (1809-1853) sacerdote e teologo italiano. Mapei fu tra le figure di spicco del protestantesimo italiano del periodo risorgimentale, nonché patriota ed esule politico. Le vedute sono tratte dai disegni di vari artisti, tra cui Brockedon, Stanfield, Roberts, Harding, Prout, Leitch e Barnard. Ogni veduta accompagnata dalla descrizione delle scene e da un saggio introduttivo sullo stato politico, religioso e morale dell'Italia di metà Ottocento. Le città presenti: Vicenza, Nizza, Ventimiglia, Genova, Lerici, Carrara, Pisa, Firenze, Certaldo, Siena, Arezzo, Cortona, Perugia, Chiusi, Radicofani, Bolsena, Viterbo, Orvieto, Narni, Cascata delle MArmore a Terni, Civita Castellana, Civita VEcchia, Roma, Pratica, Castel Gandolfo, Olevano, Terracina, Napoli, Castellammare di Stabia, Sorrento, Meta, Amalfi, Paestum, REggio, Benevento, Isola di Sora, Subiaco, Assisi, Loreto, Ancona, Bologna, Ferrara, Padova, Venezia, Bassano, Brescia, Rocca d'Anfo, Bergamo, Louvere, Como, Varese, Milano, Pavia, Val Lucerna, Forte Bard. Testo inglese. In buone condizioni e completo. Copertina in mezza pelle con titolo in oro al dorso in buone condizioni generali con lievi usure ai margini. Legatura in buone condizioni. Pagine in buone condizioni con rare fioriture. Lieve gora d'umidità al margine superiore di quasi tutto il volume. La veduta di Louvere è stata legata male ma è presente. In 4. Dim. 34x26x5 cm. Pp. II+2+CVIII+160+(61). Peso Kg. 2,9First edition of 1850 circa of this very fine work of italian views by Camillo Mapei (1809-1853) italian priest and theologian. Mapei was one of the most important carachter of italian protestantism of Risorgimento period, patriot and political exilated. The views are after drawings of different artists as Brockedon, Stanfield, Roberts, Harding, Prout, Leitch e Barnard. For each view description and introductive essay about political, religious and mopral condition of that period. The city in the views: Vicenza, Nizza, Ventimiglia, Genova, Lerici, Carrara, Pisa, Firenze, Certaldo, Siena, Arezzo, Cortona, Perugia, Chiusi, Radicofani, Bolsena, Viterbo, Orvieto, Narni, Cascata delle MArmore a Terni, Civita Castellana, Civita VEcchia, Roma, Pratica, Castel Gandolfo, Olevano, Terracina, Napoli, Castellammare di Stabia, Sorrento, Meta, Amalfi, Paestum, REggio, Benevento, Isola di Sora, Subiaco, Assisi, Loreto, Ancona, Bologna, Ferrara, Padova, Venezia, Bassano, Brescia, Rocca d'Anfo, Bergamo, Louvere, Como, Varese, Milano, Pavia, Val Lucerna, Forte Bard.<BR>In good conditions and complete. Half leather coeval cover with golden title in the spine in good general conditions lightly worn in the edges and spine. Binding in good conditions. Pages are in good conditions with occasional foxings. Light water swtain in the upper edge of almost the whole volume. The view of Louvere has been bound in a wrong position. In 4. Dim. 34x26x5 cm. Pp. II+2+CVIII+160+(61). Peso Kg. 2,9

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Bookseller
Sephora di Elena Serru IT (IT)
Bookseller's Inventory #
17024
Title
ITALY CLASSICAL HISTORICAL AND PICTURESQUE ILLUSTRATED INA SERIES OF VIEWS PRECEDED BY AN INTRODUCTORY ESSAY ON THE RECENT HISTORY AND PRESENT CONDITION OF ITALY AND THE ITALIANS
Author
CAMILLO MAPEI
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
BLACKIE AND SON
Place of Publication
GLASGOW

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