Sitoni de Scozia, Giovanni. Theatrum equestris nobilitatis secundae Romae, seu chronicon insignis collegii J. PP. [...].

Milan, Marco Antonio Pandolfo Malatesta, 1706.

Folio (ca. 240 x 365 mm). (4), 28, 292 pp. Contemporary limp carta rustica. All edges red.


First edition: an important biographical work on noble Milanese families and the Collegio dei giurisperiti, by the lawyer and genealogist Giovanni Sitoni di Scozia (1674-1762), descended from the Scottish House of Seton.

Rather worn and duststained on the outside with portions of the spine missing; interior clean with merely a few pencil annotations. Label with handwritten ownership of Fra Francisco Mirabilia-Crivello, dated 1873, pasted to title-page.


Hoepli 918. Predari 189. OCLC 82778080.

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