Venice: Alessandro Vecchi, 1611.
Early Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Good Condition. Item #044067
Full contemporary vellum, lacking the front endpaper and inner joint cracked, a few mild creases and tears, light to moderate foxing, scattered light damp staining to bottom margin, four pages in early or contemporary manuscript (apparently a printing error), pages 114, 115, 126 and 127. (27), 366, (2), 296pp, 175 leaves. With 26 full page woodcuts, with a few repeated, and numerous in text woodcuts. The first book is festooned with cuts, with a few in the second and smaller vignette illustrations in the third book. A very attractively illustrated work - it went through a number of editions with similar illustrations from 1604 to the late 17th century. Size: Quarto (4to). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: History; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 044067.