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Paris: 1796. Illustrated with 48 exquisite copperplate views after Gravelot, Eisen, St. Aubin, et al., some double-page. Folio, old calf covers, re-cased with modern leather spine; rubbed. Paris, 1796. Overall a very good copy with some scattered foxing and staining. First Edition of this illustrated history of the expansion of the Roman Empire through the reign of Constantine. Brunet III, 1725. Ex- libris Marshall Field.
Rome: Carlo Barbiellini, 1771. With 18 copper engravings including a frontispiece and 3 folding plates and many text illustrations throughout. Rubricated title page. Over 500 pages, printed in double columns with wide margins, small water stain at the back. Thick 4to, full vellum, lightly soiled. Rome: Carlo Barbiellini, 1771. Third Edition. An amazingly clean tight copy.
Rome: Gherardo Casini, 1956. Profusely illustrated with b/w photographs, shot between 1845 and 1900, and arranged in chronological order. 253pp with limited text in Italian. Slim folio, green cloth, edgeworn d.w., board slipcase. Roma: Gherardo Casini, (1956). First edition. A fine copy in a good dust wrapper.
Amsterdam: Joannes Wolters, 1700. Text in Latin. Beautiful engraved frontispiece of a statue of Petronius overlooking a Roman street scene. 396 pages, narrow 24mo, cont. calf, red leather spine label and raised bands; (hinges repaired, 6 pages missing, previous owner's bookplate). Amsterdam: Joannes Wolters, 1700.