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Il Galateo (Volgare e Latino) (Giuntovi il Trattato degli Uffizi comuni l'Orazione a Carlo V. L'Orazione alla Repubblica di Venezia, e le Rime

Della Casa, M. Giovanni

Published by Simone Occhi, Venezia, 1750
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Book. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. 358 pp. Della Casa's sixteenth century manual on court etiquette rendered in both Italian and Latin. (It was published originally in Italian, and later translated by Nicolo Fierberto.) Gamba 285. Also included in this volume is Della Casa's treatise on how a subordinate should treat his superior in government and his "Rime" or verse. This copy is tight and generally clean. The title page has two pin-sized holes forming a colon after the title, with no loss of lettering or content, and a few of the preliminary pages after have minor corner creases in the lower corner. The vellum has a few brown stain spots in the lower front, yet the vellum remains healthy and attractive. Some bowing to the boards, as typical of vellum. Bookseller Inventory # 001204

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Title: Il Galateo (Volgare e Latino) (Giuntovi il ...

Publisher: Simone Occhi, Venezia

Publication Date: 1750

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

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