HERCULANEUM [BAYARDI (OTTAVIO ANTONIO)] Twenty Plates of the Antiquities of Herculaneum Selected From the Large Work, by T. Martyn... and J.D. Lettice... The Whole Intended for the Use of Artists, [s.n., 1773?]
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HERCULANEUM [BAYARDI (OTTAVIO ANTONIO)] Twenty Plates of the Antiquities of Herculaneum Selected From the Large Work, by T. Martyn... and J.D. Lettice... The Whole Intended for the Use of Artists, [s.n., 1773?]
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HERCULANEUM
[BAYARDI (OTTAVIO ANTONIO)] Twenty Plates of the Antiquities of Herculaneum Selected From the Large Work, by T. Martyn... and J.D. Lettice... The Whole Intended for the Use of Artists, letterpress title and contents leaf and 20 engraved plates by Bannerman, Grignion, Lamborn and others, some tonal browning, stain on title tunning through lower margin of first few leaves, nineteenth century half roan, rubbed, small folio (350 x 250mm.), [s.n., 1773?]

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  • SCARCE. ESTC records only the British Library copy. The plates are taken from Martyn and Lettice's English edition of Bayardi's Le antichita di Ercolano esposte, published in 1773.
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