Ravizza, Gennaro. Giunta alla raccolta degli epigrammi antichi dei mezzi tempi e moderni pertinenti alla città di Chieti.

Naples, Raffaele Miranda, 1841.

Large 4to. (4), 47, (3) pp., final blank. With title vignette. Slightly later red half morocco with giltstamped title to gilt spine. Marbled endpapers.


Rare, final work of the Chieti historian Gennaro Ravizza (1766-1836), published posthumously. From the library of the Ducs de Luynes at the Château de Dampierre: their bookplate reproducing the arms of Charles Marie d'Albert de Luynes (1783-1839), 7th Duc de Luynes, on pastedown; inscribed to the Duc de Luynes within a label on the revserse of the title page (a gift from a learned society in Bari, dated 31 August 1842). ICCU lists merely 2 copies in Italian libraries (Biblioteca nazionale Vittorio Emanuele III, Naples; Biblioteca provinciale Scipione e Giulio Capone, Avellino).


ICCU SBL\0395945, NAP\0584224.