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Title:
I Chigi Augusti Historia di F. Giuseppe Buonafede Agustiniano, Alla Santita di N. Sig. Alessandro VII
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 013669

Author: Buonafede, Giuseppe
Illustrator:
Publisher: F. Valvavense
Place: Venetia
Year: 1660
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Very Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
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Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text is in Latin. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Previous owner’s name in ink on front free end paper. Vellum over flexible boards, 224 pages, decorated with illustrated letters. Appears to be a genealogy of the Chigi family, including one notable member of the family, Fabio Chigi (1599-1667), who became Pope Alexander VII (1655-1667). WorldCat lists only this edition, which is only found in one library. Vellum is stained, corners and spine ends bumped and worn, vellum chipped in horizontal line on spine and shows binding, several pages are heavily stained/toned, notes in ink on blank page at end of book, notes written in Italian on spare pieces of paper are also included. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 6 lbs 0 oz. Category: Genealogy; Latin Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 013669.