Dedicated to Sultan Abdülaziz

Angelini, Annibale. Trattato teorico pratico di prospettiva.

Rome, Enrico Sinimberghi, 1862.

Folio (270 x 360 mm). (2), XLIX, (1), 161, (1) pp. Contemporary giltstamped vellum with gilt borders, inner dentelle, and spine labels; leading edges gilt; Italian royal arms on the upper cover; crowned "M" on lower cover. Moirée flyleaves. All edges gilt.


Second printing of this architectural work; without the separately published plates by Angelo Corsi. With a printed tughra and two-page printed dedication (dated January 1, 1863) to the Ottoman Sultan Abdülaziz (1830-76), who had begun his reign in 1861.

Some foxing near beginning and end. 20th-century ballpoint inscription on flyleaf. Possibly bound for Maria Clotilde, princess of Savoy, daughter of King Vittorio Emanuele of Italy, with the Savoy arms and "M" monogram on the elaborately decorated covers.

ICCU UFI\0331336.

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