Dissertazione Sulla Famiglia Da Carrara e Pappafava
Pappafava, Giovanni Roberto

Italy: No Publisher Identified, 1769. F 231 + (4) errata pages; large folding plate at back on heavy paper stock, approx. 18 3/4" x 27 1/2" size, which is a family tree giving the history of this prominent Italian family, "Arbore della Casa da Carrara, e Pappafava per servire alla Dissertizione a fovre di essa Famiglia" with illustrations of the coats of arms; Italian & Latin text throughout; old bookseller's notice of Luigi Gonnelli Libreria Antica e Moderna Firenze and his pricing grid rubber stamps; approx. 8 3/4" x 11 1/4" size; bound in polished patterned-paper covered boards; spine with gilt titles on leather label; NOTE CONDITION: lacks title page - instead, there is a hand-written title in pen; text block with gradually decreasing damp-discoloration to the outer corner of the leaves; folding plate with closed tear; wear to the binding, spine with some old taping and with sections chipped away; block still solidly sewn; in fair condition, good for the plate, reading and reference. Fair Hardcover (Item ID: 23038)


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