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Guida per la Citta di Firenze e Suoi Contorni

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Presso Ferdinando Formigli in Via Della Condotta: 1861

Seller ID: 2198749


New edition. Edges rubbed with small tears and minor loss to spine head and foot, front and end matter and page ridges foxed, 2 inch tear to front fold-out, owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1861 Hard Cover. vii, [3], 310 pp. 12mo. Paper over boards Italian text. A 19th century guide to Florence. Fold-out map precedes text, engraved illustrations. View more info

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Forestiere Illuminato Intorno le Cose Piu Rare e Curiose Della Citta di Venezia e dell'Isole Circonvicine (Collana di Bibliografia e Storia Veneziana N. 14)

By: Albrizzi, Giovanni Battista; Stefanutti, Ugo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Arnaldo Forni Editore: 1984

Seller ID: 2198605


Owner bookplate on front endpaper, small surface tear on reverse of jacket spine (possibly from removal of a mylar cover that was affixed with tape?). 1984 Hard Cover. 342 pp. 8vo. 1984 facsimile of original 1740 edition, including all original illustrations and fold-out map. A guide book to Venice by an Italian journalist best known for his work Gerusalemme Liberata. View more info

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The Vita Nuova and Canzoniere of Dante Alighieri (The Temple Classics)

By: Alighieri, Dante

Price: $25.00

Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons: 1930

Seller ID: 2266451


4th printing. 1/2 inch tear on top edge of first page. 1930 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 357, [3] pp. 16mo. Blue cloth, gilt titles, top edge gilt, ribbon marker bound in. Original Italian text opposite English translation. La Vita Nuova (English: The New Life) is a medieval text written by Dante Alighieri in 1295. It is an expression of the medieval genre of courtly love in a prosimetrum style, a combination of both prose and verse. Besides ... View more info

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The Convivio of Dante Alighieri (The Temple Classics)

By: Alighieri, Dante

Price: $25.00

Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons: 1912

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2266455


3rd printing. 1912 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. ii, 446 pp. 16mo. Blue cloth, gilt titles, top edge gilt, ribbon marker bound in. English translation of the original Italian. Dante's Convivio, composed in exile between 1304 and 1307, is a series of self-commentaries on three of Dante's long poems. These allegorical love poems and philosophical verse become the basis for philosophical, literary, moral, and political exposition. The prose is wr... View more info

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Viaggio da Napoli a Castellammare con 42 Disegni di Achille Gigante

By: Alvino, Francesco

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Associazione Napoletana per i Monumenti e il Paesaggio / Tipografia Gennaro D'Agostino: 1965

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2198606


Limited edition, #398 of 550. Light wear to corners. 1965 Trade Paperback. 310, [5] pp. Plain wrappers, printed dust jacket. Italian text. 1965 reissue of Alvino's 1845 account of 19th century Naples, with 42 illustrations by Achille Gigante. View more info

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Viaggio da Milano ai Tre Laghi Maggiore, di Lugano e di Como e ne' Monti Che li Circondano

By: Amoretti, C. [Carlo]

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Dalla Tipografia di Giovanni Silvestri: 1814

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 2198736


Fourth edition. Includes fold-out map. Boards lightly rubbed, contemporary owner bookplate (Buri) and modern owner bookplate on front endpaper, lightly foxed. 1814 Half-Leather. 8, 325, [1] pp. 8vo. Fold-out map follows text. A 19th century travelogue of Milan by the scholar, writer, and scientist who taught ecclesiastical law. He was editor of the first scientific magazine published in Milan, wrote what is considered to be the first modern biography of Leonardo ... View more info

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Viaggio Storico e Pittorico Ossia Guida Della Toscana

By: Bennassuti, Giuseppe

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Arnaldo Forni Editore: 1975

Seller ID: 2199173


Owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1975 Large Hardcover. [6], 16, [2] pp. Italian text.  44 leaves of engraved plates. A 1975 facsimile of the 1830s tour of Tuscany featuring engraved illustrations by Bernardino Rosaspina. View more info

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Viaggiatori stranieri in terra di Siena

By: Brilli, Attilio

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Monte Dei Paschi di Siena: 1986

Seller ID: 2199172


Top page ridge lightly foxed, otherwise an excellent copy. 1986 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 331, [2] pp. Italian text. A tour of Sienna profusely illustrated with color photographs and illustrations, and reproductions of historical illustrations and documents. View more info

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Alla ricerca degli itinerari perduti / In Search of Lost Itineraries

By: Brilli, Attilio

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Silvana Editoriale: 1988

Seller ID: 2199385


Includes publisher's slipcase. Top corner lightly bumped, owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1988 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 167, [1]; 22 pp. Italian text, with English translation included in a separate paperback supplement. A collection of narratives of Italian voyages by notable individuals, with reproductions of color and black-and-white illustrations throughout. Includes mentions of the following: Mary Shelley; Henry James; John ... View more info

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Dall'Arno al Tebro: Escursioni per la Provincia d'Arezzo

By: Carloni, Giuseppe

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Arnaldo Forni Editore: 1986

Seller ID: 2198617


Owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1986 Hard Cover. 346 pp. 8vo. Italian text. 1986 facsimile of the edition published in Pistoia in 1889-90. A guide to the Italian province of Arezzo, including several large fold-outs. View more info

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Cassell's Italian Dictionary: Italian-English / English-Italian

By: Cassell

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Wiley Publishing, Inc.: 1994

Seller ID: 2029741


No Jacket - Pictorial Cover. 1994 Hard Cover. xxi, 1128 pp. 8vo. Thumb-indexed. This entirely new dictionary is designed as a mirror of contemporary Italian life but it includes obsolete words and phrases which are recurrent in the works of classic Italian writers for the benefit of readers and students of Italian literature. View more info

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Le Scoperte Anatomiche di Domenico Cotugno e il Suo 'Iter Italicum Patavinum' (Scienti Veterum No. 76: Collana di Studi di Storia della medicina)

By: Cotugno, Domenico [Cotunnius]; Del Guerra, G.; Lombardi, Felice

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Tipografia R. Licenziato: 1964

Seller ID: 2198597


Removed from original printed wrapper and rebound in black cloth with new endpapers, gilt titles. Owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1964 Hard Cover. 133, [3] pp. Italian text. A work of anatomical medicine by the 18th-19th century physician who studied at the University of Naples and the Salerno medical school, worked as a surgeon at the Neapolitan Hospital for Incurables, taught anatomy for thirty years, and later became the personal physician to the King of Naples. I... View more info

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Viaggio Nelle Province Meridionali del Regno di Napoli (A Tour Through the Southern Provinces of Naples)

By: Craven, Richard Keppel; Mozzillo, Atanasio; Carlino, Carlo

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Abramo: 1996

Seller ID: 2198624


Owner bookplate on front endpaper, 1 inch split to rear endpaper at top of hinge - binding still holding very strongly, bound in ribbon marker a bit frayed at end. 1996 Large Hardcover. xxxi, 274 pp. Italian text. A 1990 Italian translation of the work originally published in 1821 as A Tour Through the Southern Provinces of Naples (Pine-Coffin 818.2). The son of a baron, [h]e published in 1821 ‘A Tour through the Southern Provinces of the Kingdom of Naples,’ and in 1... View more info

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Pregi di Pisa Compendiati da Alessandrio da Morrona, Patrizio Pisano per Utilita de Culti Cittadini e Forestieri

By: da Morrona, Alessandro

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Dai Torchj di Ranieri Prosperi: 1816

Seller ID: 2199182


Fold-out included. Wrapper corners slightly curled, a few faint wrapper creases, ink name on front flyleaf, faint stain to margin of a few pages. 1816 Trade Paperback. lii, 252 pp. Buff wrappers, paper spine label. Engraving precedes text, fold-out map of Pisa bound in following text. An early 19th century celebration of the city of Pisa. A street in modern-day Pisa is now named after the author. View more info

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Vickers Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX e Mk XVI (Supplemento Speciale a Mach 1)

By: De Cock, J.P.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Editions Atlas: 1980

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2118785


1980 Large Softcover. 48 pp. Italian text. Color and black & white photographs. Reissue of 1978 original. View more info

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Storia dei Greci dalle origini alla fine del secolo V, Volume Primo [History of the Greeks from the Beginning to the End of the Fifth Century]

By: De Sanctis, Gaetano

Price: $20.00

Publisher: La Nuova Italia, Firenze: 1942

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 2099556


Third edition. Spine lightly creased, two stickers on rear wrapper, pages lightly toned. 1942 Trade Paperback. xvii, 595 pp. Italian text. A history of the Greeks during the fifth century. View more info

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Passagi - Passages

By: Del Deo, Josephine Breen; Lupia, Cristina (Translator)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Carello Editore: 1996

Seller ID: 1736926


1996 Trade Paperback. Josephine Breen Del Deo has combined a sense of place, politics and poetry with convincing three-dimesionality in this collection of short vignettes about Italy. Text in Italian and English. View more info

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Viaggiatori stranieri a Napoli

By: Doria, Gina; Ghirelli, Antonio

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Guida editori: 1984

Seller ID: 2199371


Owner bookplate on front endpaper, jacket corners rubbed. 1984 Large Hardcover. [iv], 199, [6] pp. Italian text. Color and black-and-white illustrations. A biographical account of various well-known visitors to Naples by the Italian journalist, author, and historian. Doria provides brief descriptions of voyages made by such individuals as: Francois Rabelais; Miguel de Cervantes; John Milton; Lady Montagu; Johann Joachim Winckelmann; William Beckford; Wolfgang Goethe; Ste... View more info

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Teodoro Duclere, 1812-1869: Disegni e Dipinti dell'Italia Meridionale nelle Collezioni Correale (Museo Correale di Terranova)

By: Duclere, Teodoro; Martorell, Luisa; Russo, Mario; Fienga, Andrea

Price: $50.00

Publisher: con-fine edizioni: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2198627


First edition - a paperback original. 2013 Large Softcover. 351 pp. Italian text. A history of the artistic works of Teodoro Duclere over a period of nearly sixty years, with over 350 images reproduced from the collection in the Museo Correale di Terranova. Dueler was born and died in Naples, Italy. He was part of the School of Posillipo and was known for his landscape paintings. View more info

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La Sicilia: Vedute e Ricordi di Viaggio di Fine '700

By: Fino, Lucio

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Franco di Mauro Editore: 2008

Seller ID: 2198673


Owner bookplate on front endpaper. 2008 Large Hardcover. 182 pp. Italian text. A history of Sicily, with color and black-and-white illustrations throughout. View more info

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Citty Citty Bang Bang (Italian Text)

By: Fleming, Ian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Offcine Grafiche Garzanti: 1965

Seller ID: 1736913


Former library copy, usual marks.Good. 1965 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. An Italian translation of the children's classic Citty Citty Bang Bang. View more info

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Regia Aeronautica e Armee de l'Air, 1940-1943

By: Garello, Giancarlo

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Edizioni Bizzarri Roma: 1975

Seller ID: 2194954


Jacket lightly toned with small sticker on rear corner. 1975 Large Hardcover. 189, [3] pp. Italian text. A World War II era guide to military aircraft with black & white photographs throughout, as well as several color plates. View more info

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Un Viaggio al Vesuvio: Il Vesuvio visto attraverso diari, lettere e resoconti di viaggiatori

By: Gasparini, Paolo; Musella, Silvana; Galasso, Giuseppe; Luongo, Giuseppe

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Liguori Editore: 1991

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2199372


First paperback printing. Corners slightly pushed. 1991 Large Softcover. 307 pp. Italian text. A collection of historical accounts of Mount Vesuvius, based on nearly 100 works, mostly from the 17th-19th centuries, but also including references dating as far back as the the first century A.D., and embracing the area's history from the disasterous eruption that destroyed Pompeii and Herculaneum, to the mid-20th century. Reproductions of illustrations throughout, including... View more info

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Viaggio in Sicilia (Itinerari Siciliani)

By: Hittorff, Jakob Ignaz [Jacques Ignace]; Cometa, Michele

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Editrice Sicania: 1993

Seller ID: 2199370


Corners slightly pushed. 1993 Large Hardcover. 261 pp. Italian text. A collection of sketches depicting architecture in various towns throughout Sicily, by the French architect who worked during the first half of the 19th century. Hittorff's work was characterized by a combination of new techniques and materials with classical style (Beaux-Arts). He published two works on Sicilian architecture in 1826. The excerpts contained in this volume are dated 1823-24, and accordin... View more info

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Il Viaggio in Sicilia, 1776-1779 (Mediterraneo e Storia 2)

By: Houel, Jean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edizioni di Storia e Studi Sociali: 2013

Seller ID: 2198618


2013 Trade Paperback. 188 pp. Italian text. 2013 reissue of the work originally published in four volumes as Voyage pittoresque des isles de Sicile, de Malta et de Lipari between 1782 and 1787. Includes 28 illustrations, some from paintings by Houel, and including portraits of important contemporaries such as Wolfgang Johann von Goethe, and facsimiles of early editions of the work.An 18th century Italian travelogue focusing on time spent in Sicily, written by an archi... View more info

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Pocket Watches: L'Orologio da Tasca (The Bella Cosa Library) (English and Italian Edition)

By: Leonardi, Leonardo; Ribolini, Gabriele

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 1994

Seller ID: 2206933


Text in English and Italian. Light smudges to wrappers, light stain to bottom page ridge. 1994 Soft Cover. 139 pp. ...presents the glorious gallery of over sixty finely crafted pocket watches. Highlighting 200 years of exquisite craftsmanship, this exceptional volume features wondrous timepieces by such world-renowned watchmakers as Vacheron, Piaget, and Rolex. Beautifully photographed, these rare and valuable pocket watches are miniature works of art and will enthrall c... View more info

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Punti di Vista Estetici Su Commercio e Turismo

By: Martini, Luigi; Di Lino, Sergio; Foglia, Patrizia; Gerosa, Giulia; Gunetti, Luciana; Menduni, Enrico

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Carlo Cambi Editore: 2011

Seller ID: 2198671


Sticker on back cover. 2011 Large Hardcover. 299 pp. Italian text. A study of Italian history and economics.Un'approfondita e interessante ricerca storico-economica del settore terziario che ha lo scopo di evidenziare l'importanza dello sviluppo italiano dal dopoguerra a oggi. Rilevante il contributo della Filcams Cgil, il sindacato che rappresenta proprio i lavoratori e le lavoratrici che nei decenni hanno sperimentato un'evolozione inaspettata della propria quotidianit... View more info

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The Bantam New College Italian & English Dictionary

By: Melzi, Robert C.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1976

Seller ID: 2200053


Spine creased, general wear to wrappers, ink note on front wrapper verso, top edge of front endpaper torn to remove ink name, pages toned. 1976 Mass Market Paperback. xiii, Part 1 364 pp. Part 2 355 pp. With 736 pages and 70,000 entries--no other portable Italian and English paperback dictionary offers you so much a so reasonable a price. Authoritative Italian grammatical tables, model Italian verbs, thousands of modern words and definitions in all areas of interest. View more info

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La Storia di Venezia Nella Vita Privata Dalle Origini Alla Caduta Della Repubblica - Parti Prima e Terza: La Grandezza; Il Decadimento

By: Molmenti, Pompeo

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Istituto Italiano d'Arti Grafiche, Editore: 1908

Seller ID: 2199174


Volumes 1 (1910 fifth edition) and 3 (1908 fourth edition) of a three volume set. Front hinge of vol. 3 loosening but sewings holding firmly, minor puncture to vol. 3 spine, owner bookplate on front endpaper of both volumes. 519; 535 pp. A history of Venice from its origins until the fall of the republic. Illustrated with color plates and black-and-white reproductions of historical illustrations throughout text. View more info

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Napoli e il Regno dei grandi viaggiatori

By: Paloscia, Franco; Kanceff, Emanuele; Monga, Luigi; Fazio, Enzo-Giorgio; Scamardi, Teodoro; Cazzola, Piero; Meregalli, Franco; Sorensen, Madeleine Pinault; Claudon, Francis; Mozzillo, Atanasio

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Edizioni Abete per la Esso Italiana: 1994

Seller ID: 2199380


Owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1994 Large Hardcover. 190, [2] pp. Italian text. A collection of historical essays about Naples and the Grand Tour, with color and black-and-white illustrations throughout. View more info