Lot 60

Venice.- Zanetti (Girolamo Francesco)

Dell’origine di alcune arti principali appresso i viniziani libri due, woodcut initials and ornaments, 1 engraved vignette, 1 engraved plate depicting Venetian ships, little spotting or marking, joints split, yellow paper wrappers, chipped, Venice, Orlandini Stefano, 1758; [Morelli, Jacopo] Monumenti Veneziani di varia letteratura per la prima volta pubblicati… engraved frontispiece, coat of arms of the Pisani family on title, 3 further text vignettes, minor spotting, yellow paper boards, paper title label to spine, upper board detaching, spine damaged, spotted and rubbed, Carlo Palese, Venice, 1796, 4to (2)

*** The first work comprises an account of the siege of Zara in 1346, the unpublished letters of cardinal Pietro Bembo and a letter by Galileo to the Venetian State about the discovery of the telescope.

Estimate: £200-£300