Florence: Giunti, 1521.
Second Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Very Good Condition. Item #045197
Full later vellum with shelf number on spine, small library stamp to front board and library bookplate on the front pastedown. Small burn mark on 88/89 affecting a few words, slight soiling and foxing to edges, faint dampstain to upper corner of the last dozen or so leaves; a very clean copy overall of the second Giunti edition of this compilation of classical knowledge of farming and rural life with added commentaries on one of the works of Columella and Palladius. Set in a fine italic typeface - printer's mark on the verso of the final page.(xx), 222, 125 leaves (with some mispagination). Graesse VI 331, Adams S807, Pettas 169 Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Farming & Rural Life. Inventory No: 045197.