Il Forestiero Istruito in Santa Maria Vincenzio Fineschi 1836 rare Italian bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Il Forestiero Istruito in Santa Maria Novella, by Vincenzio Fineschi.
Published 1836, Florence by Leonardo Ciardetti.
95 pages. Text in Italian.
Appears to be a guide of some sort to the decorations inside this famous church.
Publisher's paper covered boards, smooth spine, gilt bands, gilt title lettering on contrasting leather label, gilt cover decoration. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents clean and bright.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/2" H x 4 3/8" W.