Charlotte Du Rietz Rare Books (ILAB): Italy
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 [EHRENSVÃĄRD, CARL AUGUST]:, Resa til Italien, 1780, 1781, 1782. Skrifven 1782 i Stralsund. Ny uplaga. Stockholm, C. Deleen, 1819.
[EHRENSVÃĄRD, CARL AUGUST]:
Resa til Italien, 1780, 1781, 1782. Skrifven 1782 i Stralsund. Ny uplaga. Stockholm, C. Deleen, 1819.
4to. Pp. (vi), 84. With 37 hand coloured engraved plates (with 38 illustrations). Contemporary half calf, flat spine ruled in gilt and with red title label, lightly rubbed, corners worn. Small repair to upper right corner of title. Copy of Baltzar Cronstrand (1794-1876), the founder of the University College of Arts Crafts and Design in Stockholm. Second illustrated edition of Ehrensvärd's famous and beautiful account of his journey to Italy, first published in 1786. Count Carl August Ehrensvärd (1745-1800) was an Admiral of the Fleet but also an art historian, writer, artist and architect. He travelled to Italy to study the landscape, people, and especially the art and architeture of the classical antiquity. He visited Turin, Milan, Parma, Bologna, Florence, Rome, Terracina, Naples, Sicily, and many more places. The beautiful hand coloured illustrations depicting landscapes, people and costumes are drawn by Ehrensvärd himself and engraved by Elias Martin. This edition was published by Fredric Boye and the original etchings were used. Lindberg, Swedish books 52.
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Book number: 100076
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Catalogue: Italy
Keywords: Italy, italy, italien, italian, europe, european, travel, exploration, art, illustrations,
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[KRISTINA (CHRISTINA), QUEEN OF SWEDEN].
Vera relatione del viaggio fatto dalla maesta della regina di Svetia per tutto lo stato ecclesiastico, del suo riceuimento, & ingresso nell'alma cittá di Roma il di 20. di Decembre MDCLV. Rom, Francesco Felice Mancini, 1656.
4to. Pp. (8). Later papercovered boards, partly faded. Some browning. In 1654 Queen Christina resigned of her Crown, converted to Catholicism and emigrated to Rome where she spent the rest of her life. This is one of several works about Queen Christina's final part of her journey when she reached the Vatican and her entry to Rome, published in many versions and editions (first 1655). Provenance: Armorial bookplate "Ex Libris M.A. Principis Burghesii". Later belonged to the library of Ericsberg castle, Sweden.
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Book number: 100450
€  750.00 [Appr.: US$ 882.25 | £UK 685.5 | JP• 96338]
Catalogue: Italy
Keywords: Italy, italy, italian, rome, sweden, swedish, kristina, christina, abdikation, history, historian, travel, exploration

 VON BERLEPSCH, HERMANN ALEXANDER:,  Alperna, deras natur och folk. Stockholm 1871.
VON BERLEPSCH, HERMANN ALEXANDER:
Alperna, deras natur och folk. Stockholm 1871.
Pp. (iv), 400. With extra illustrated title and 22 fullpage plates by Emil Rittmeyer. Original brown cloth, richly gilt, top of spine slightly chipped, inner lower hinge split. First Swedish edition of this classical work, first published as "Die Alpen in Natur und Lebensbildern" in 1861. A lovely copy. Cf Perret 398.
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Book number: 99995
€  120.00 [Appr.: US$ 141.16 | £UK 109.75 | JP• 15414]
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Keywords: Italy, alps, alperna, france, frecnh, italy, italian, schweiz, switzerland, travel, exploration
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 BRYDONE, PATRICK  AND VON BORCH:,  Sicilien och Maltha, bref. ÃĖfversatte med tilläggningar utur Svinburne, Riedesel, med flera, af Samuel ÃĖdmann. Two parts in one volume. Stockholm 1791.
BRYDONE, PATRICK AND VON BORCH:
Sicilien och Maltha, bref. ÃĖfversatte med tilläggningar utur Svinburne, Riedesel, med flera, af Samuel ÃĖdmann. Two parts in one volume. Stockholm 1791.
Small 8vo. Pp. (x), 344, Index (13). Contemporary half calf, rubbed, hinges weak. Old ownership signature on half title. Partly with some light staining. A Swedish edition of Brydone's entertaining work about Sicily and Malta translated by Samuel √Ėdmann (first English 1773). Comprises also a few letters by von Borch (first 1782). The translator has used other contemporary travel accounts as references and gives relevant comments throughout. Cf Cox i, p.142. Cf. Lowndes i, p. 298.
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Book number: 43043
€  200.00 [Appr.: US$ 235.27 | £UK 183 | JP• 25690]
Catalogue: Italy
Keywords: Italy, italy, italian, sicily, sicilian, europe, european, travel, exploration
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EHRENSVÃĄRD, CARL AUGUST:
Resa til Italien, 1780, 1781, 1782. Skrifven 1782 i Stralsund. Stockholm, G. Hellsten, 1837.
12mo. 116, (2). Contemporary half calf, flat spine gilt and with title label. Bookplate. Old ownership signature. A later edition of Ehensvärd's travel account of Italy without illustrations. Includes also two other works by E.
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Book number: 99991
€  160.00 [Appr.: US$ 188.21 | £UK 146.25 | JP• 20552]
Catalogue: Italy
Keywords: Italy, italy, italian, italien, europe, european, travel, exploration, voyage, italia, viaggio,

 
GROTEFEND, GEORG FRIEDRICH:
Rudimenta linguae umbricae ex inscriptionibus antiquis enodata. Parts i-viii in one volume. Hannover 1835-1839.
4to. Pp. 22, with one lithographed plate; 34, (ii); 28; 28; 32; 32; 40; 40. Contemporary half calf, spine gilt, top of spine damaged. First edition. Vater p. 427.
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Book number: 26001
€  300.00 [Appr.: US$ 352.9 | £UK 274.25 | JP• 38535]
Catalogue: Italy
Keywords: Italy, italy, italian, language, langue, linguistic, europe, european,

 
VON KOTZEBUE, AUGUST:
Resa fraan Lifland till Rom och Neapel. 3 volumes. Stockholm, A.I. Nordstroem, 1805âÄď1806.
With engraved title-pages. Pp. 304; 301; 376. Contemporary half calf, spines ruled in gilt and with title printed in gilt. Spine of volume one slightly different and rubbed. Bookplates: Lundsberg's skola. Published by Martin Altén. A Swedish edition of "Erinnerungen von einer Reise aus Liefland nach Rom und Neapel" Berlin 1805. Engelmann II, p.603.
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Book number: 24013
€  130.00 [Appr.: US$ 152.92 | £UK 119 | JP• 16699]
Catalogue: Italy
Keywords: Italy, europa, europe, travels, voyages, explore, exploration, rome, neaples, italy, italie, explorations, expéditions, viajes, viaggio, reisen, italien

 
ARTAUD DE MONTOR:
Voyage dans les catacombes de Rome. Par un membre de l´académie de cortone. Paris 1810.
Pp. xii, 334, adv 19. Contemporary half calf gilt. Top and bottom of spine damaged. Barbier iv,1069. Not in D¬īAncona.
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Book number: 14206
€  120.00 [Appr.: US$ 141.16 | £UK 109.75 | JP• 15414]
Catalogue: Italy
Keywords: Italy, europa, europe, travels, voyages, explore, exploration, italy, rome, italie, explorations, expéditions, viajes, viaggio, reisen, italien

 
PASSERI, GIOVANNI BATTISTA:
Linguae oscae specimen singulare quod super est Nolae in Marmore Musei seminarii cum adnotationibus. Rome, Zempelianis Prope Montem Jordanum, 1774. AND: AMADUZZI (AMADUTIO), GIOVANNI CRISTOFORO (Ed.): Alphabetum veterum etruscorum, secundis curis inlustratum et auctum. Rome, Zempelianis Prope Montem Jordanum, 1775.
Folio. Pp. xx; xxi-lxxxvii. With separate title page to the second part. With 4 engraved plates, one engraving in the text, several engraved vignettes, engraved initials and culs-de-lampe. Minor foxing throughout. Contemporary vellum, stained and worn, some damage to spine. Old signatures on title page. Passeri (1694-1780) was Apostolic of Pesaro, antiquary to the Grand Duke of Florence and the foremost Etruscan scholar of his time. First edition of the first work dealing with the Oscan language. The second work about the Etruscan language was published by Amaduzzi, the director of the printing press at the Congregatio de Propaganda Fide in Rome. The Etruscian types were engraved by P. Bonarotius about 1726 and later given to the Propaganda Press. This work was first published by Amaduzzi in 1771 and is here in the second, corrected and enlarged edition.Cicognara 2620. Graesse iv, 156 & i, 85.
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Book number: 35158
€  2200.00 [Appr.: US$ 2587.93 | £UK 2010.5 | JP• 282592]
Catalogue: Italy
Keywords: Italy, italy, italian, etruscian, language, langue, linguistic, oscan, etruscan, umbrian

 
THIEBAUT DE BERNEAUD, ARSENNE:
Beskrifning om ön Elba. Stockholm, Strinnholm & Haeggström, 1814.
Pp. (iv), 56. With one folding map. Some light browning. Modern boards. A Swedish version of "Voyage √° l'ile de'Elbe" (1808), translated from the German by Z. Haeggstr√
∂ m. Bygd√©n i, 178.
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Book number: 99915
€  200.00 [Appr.: US$ 235.27 | £UK 183 | JP• 25690]
Catalogue: Italy
Keywords: Italy, elba, italy, ilaian, italia, travel, exploration, voyage, europe, european,

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