Lot 322: Fiorentini (Francesco Maria). Memorie di Matilda la gran contessa, 1st edition, Lucca: Pellegrino Bidelli, 1642, etched frontispiece, U4 with old marginal repair, pp. 165-168 misbound in table, bookplates of A. Guadagni and Thomas Hodgkin, Newcastle, to front endpapers, contemporary limp vellum with yapp edges, manuscript title on spine, slightly soiled, 4to . The first edition of this biography of Matilda of Canossa, Countess of Tuscany (1046-1115). Brunet VI, 25278. (1)
Dominic Winter's Printed Books and Maps Auction September 2015
Wednesday, 16th September 2015
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