Notizie Istorico - Genealogiche Appartenenti Alla Nobilta e Cittadinanza Fiorentina Raccolte Da Diversi Autori e Compilate, e Divise in Quattro Parti Aggiuntivi Diversi Discorsi, e Riflessioni Di Alcuni Nazionali Toscani, e Fiorentini
(Mecatti, Giuseppe Maria)

Napoli: Presso Giovanni Di Simone, 1753. F 426 pages; with separate title pages at the three sections within, dated 1753 - 1754: Cittadinanza Fiorentina; Il Senatorista; Il Priorista: title pages with woodcut ornament; the text attributed to Maria Giuseppe Mecatti of Naples, an early observer of local volcanic activity and writer, as here, on historical topics; with genealogical and historic information on the leading families of Florence, the Medici and many others; usefully organized alphabetically and with name index and corrections at back; Italian text; approx. 7" x 9 1/8" size (approx. 17 x 23.25 cm); bound in contemporary full vellum; gilt spine titles on painted labels, edges lightly sprinkled in red; some scattered foxing, mostly to preliminary and ending leaves; first title page with old paper repair to back, fairly skillfully accomplished; some wear and soiling to binding, small hole to vellum on back board edge; overall, in very good condition. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 22756)


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