Alimari, Instruttioni militari, Nuremberg, 1692, calf-backed red boards
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Alimari, Instruttioni militari, Nuremberg, 1692, calf-backed red boards

Estimate: 500 - 700 GBP

Alimari, Instruttioni militari, Nuremberg, 1692, calf-backed red boards

Estimate: 500 - 700 GBP

Lot Details

Description

ALIMARI, DOROTEO

Instruttioni militari appropriate all'uso moderno di guerreggiare. Nuremberg [I.E. Venice]: Girolamo Albrizzi for the Author, 1692


folio (350 x 230mm.), engraved frontispiece, 25 engraved plates, calf-backed red boards, gilt border, UNCUT, repaired tear to frontispiece, occasional light staining, extremities somewhat worn


FIRST EDITION of Alimari's handbook on modern military conduct, dedicated to Joseph Leopold of Austria.


LITERATURE:

VD17 23:741765

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