Category: Italy


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Transactions of the Royal Historical Society [Fifth Series Volume 23]

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Offices of the Royal Historical Society: 1973

Inventory Number: 33838

ISBN: 0901050199

Condition: Upper front corner very slightly bumped, otherwise very good

[Contents] The King's Affinity in the Polity of Yorkist England; The French Origins of the 'Right'; Age at Marriage in England from the late seventeenth to the nineteenth century; Southern Irish Unionism: A Study of Cork Unionists, 1884-1914 (The Alexander Prize Essay); The Ecclesiastical Patronage of the Lord Keeper, 1558-1642 (proxime accessit for the Alexander Prize); The Emergence of an Urban Ideology at Florence, c. 1250-1450; Patrician Culture: Venice and Amsterdam in the Seventeenth Century; The Role of Religion in the Cultural Structure of the Later Victorian City; The Pursuit of Happi... View more info

Transactions of the Royal Historical Society [Fifth Series Volume 29]

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Offices of the Royal Historical Society: 1979

Inventory Number: 33841

ISBN: 0901050547

Condition: Very good

[Contents] England in the Nineteenth Century: the Crucible of Defeat; The Seigneur and the Rural Community in Eighteenth-Century France. The Seigneurial Reaction: a Reappraisal; Kings, Lords, and Liberties in the March of Wales, 1066-1272; Piracy or Policy: the Crisis in the Channel, 1400-1403 (The Alexander Prize Essay); Country, County and Town: Patterns of Regional Evolution in England; Some Uses of Literacy in Venice and Florence in the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries; The Cartographic Image of 'The Country' in Early Modern England; The Dutch Case: a National or a Regional Culture?; Th... View more info

Transactions of the Royal Historical Society [Fifth Series Volume 34]

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Offices of the Royal Historical Society: 1984

Inventory Number: 33846

ISBN: 0861931041

Condition: Spine faded, otherwise very good

[Contents] Presidential Address: Feudal Society and the Family in Early Medieval England: III. Patronage and Politics; The Social Context of the Templars; Early Nineteenth-Century Reactions to Benthamism; Justice, Authority and the Creation of the Ancien Regime in Italy; The Essence of Medieval Urban Communities: the Vill of Westminster 1200-1540 (The Alexander Prize Essay); The Myth of Norman Administrative Efficiency (The Prothero Lecture); The Anarchy of King Stephen's Reign; The Religious Context of the English Civil War; Report of Council, Session 1983-84; Alexander Prize; David Berry Pri... View more info

The Life and Times of Francis the First, King of France (in Two Volumes)

By: Bacon, James

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Edward Bull: 1830

Edition: Second Edition

Inventory Number: 45258

Condition: Wear to edges, extreme wear to spines, off-setting to title page of Vol. I due to the frontis, some foxing, previous owner's blind-stamp on 1st. Fly leaf

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Galleria Imperiale de Firenze Incisa Sotto La Direzione ( Volume Primo?)

By: Benvenuti, Petro

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Italy, Firenze: 1812

Inventory Number: 20556

Condition: Front cover detached, outer hinge crack to rear, slight foxing throughout

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La Falsa Prospecttiva in Italian Renaissance Architecture

By: Blake, Jeremy (Measured, Drawn & Presented By)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Stocksfield, Northumberland, Oriel Press Ltd. (Routledge & Kegan Paul): 1982

Edition: Limited to 550 copies this # 454, signed by author

Inventory Number: 12185

Condition: Vg. to fine in vg, slipcase

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Bartholomeo Scala Humanistic and Political Writings

By: Brown, Alison (ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tempe, AZ, Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies: 1997

Inventory Number: 20364

ISBN: 0866981933

Condition: Vg

Volume 159;Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies.The Renaissance Society of America Renaissance Texts Series Volume 16. View more info

The Statecraft of Machiavelli

By: Butterfield, H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, G. Bell and Sons: 1955

Edition: Reprint

Inventory Number: 37749

Condition: Vg in sunned dust jacket

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Salvezza e virita Saggio su Agostino

By: Campodonico, Angelo

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Genova, Casa Editrice Marietti: 1989

Inventory Number: 43387

ISBN: 8822199800

Condition: Vg

Ricerche Studi e Struments- Filosofia 1. Text in Italian View more info

The Life of Benvenuto Cellini Written by Himself (in 2 vols)

By: Cellini, Benvenuto ( Edited and translated by John Addington Symonds )

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Brentano's: 1906

Inventory Number: 22275

Condition: Slight wear to edges both volumes.

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Venice A Documentary History, 1450-1630

By: Chambers, David & Brian Pullan (ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford, Blackwell: 1992

Inventory Number: 36657

ISBN: 0631183035

Condition: Vg

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Florence in the Forgotten Centuries 1527-1800 A History of Florence and the Florentines in the Age of the Grand Dukes

By: Cochrane, Eric

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago and London, The University of Chicago Press: 1973

Inventory Number: 21300

Condition: Vg in vg dust jacket

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Forentine Tuscany Structures and Practices of Power

By: Connel, Willian J. (ed.) and Zorzi, Andrea (ed.)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 2000

Inventory Number: 16875

Condition: Vg in vg dust jacket

Florence has often been studied in the past for its distinctive urban culture and society, while insufficient attention has been paid to the important Tuscan territorial state that was created by Floence in the fouteenth and fifteenth centuries. Comprising a handful of formerly independent city-states and numerous smaller communities in the plains and mountains, the Florentine 'empire' in Tuscany supplied the markets and fiscal coffers of the Renaissance republic, while providing lessons in statescraft that nourished the political thought of Machiaveli and Guicceardini. This volume comprises... View more info

Lunga Vista in View i Cannocchiali del Museo Luzottica the Telescopes of the Luxottica Museum

By: Del Vecchio, Marisa (ed)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Milan, Italy, Arti Grafiche Salea: 1995

Edition: Limited edition, Bilingual edition

Inventory Number: 21297

Condition: Vg in vg dust jacket in vg slipcase

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Italy and Africa (Life in Italy by Charles Dickens & Crusades in Africa and a Five Months Captivity Among the Arabs translated from the German and French by Lady Duff Gordon) bound together

By: Dickens, Charles and Lady Duff Gordon

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Leavitt & Allen: Nd (1850's?)

Inventory Number: 44015

Condition: Cloth is sl. worn but generally very good

Separate half title pages for the Dickens & Gordon. AswellThe Prisoners of Abd-el-kader or Five Months 'Captivity Among the Arabs by M.A. De France has its own half title page View more info

Sicily Phoenician, Greek, & Roman

By: Freeman, Edward A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London & new York, T. Fisher Unwin & G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1894

Edition: Second Edition

Inventory Number: 36095

Condition: Spine slightly sunned and wear to edges and spine, interior in very good

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Byzantine Painting Historical and Critical Study

By: Grabar, Andre

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (Switzerland), Skira: (1953)

Inventory Number: 28110

Condition: Vg in vg dust jacket

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Commerce with the Classics: Ancient Books and Renaissance Readers

By: Grafton, Anthony

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press: 2000

Inventory Number: 37892

ISBN: 0472106260

Condition: Vg

Jerome Lectures, 20 View more info

Pius the Ninth A Biography

By: Hitchman, Francis

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Houlston & Sons: 1878

Inventory Number: 35281

Condition: Spine soiled, edges worn, corners bumped, 2 x 1/2 inch section upper right corner front free endpaper and 4 x 1/2 inch section bottom left corner front free endpaper missing, otherwise good

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Culture and Society in Italy 1290-1420

By: Larner, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford: 1971

Inventory Number: 36885

Condition: Vg in vg dust jacket

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