RAIMONDI (EUGENIO) Delle caccie, libri quattro aggiuntovi in questa nuova impressione il quinto libro della villa, Naples, 1626
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RAIMONDI (EUGENIO)
Delle caccie, libri quattro aggiuntovi in questa nuova impressione il quinto libro della villa, [Naples, Lazaro Scoriggio, 1626]
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RAIMONDI (EUGENIO)
Delle caccie, libri quattro aggiuntovi in questa nuova impressione il quinto libro della villa, second edition, engraved pictorial title signed N. Perrey (remounted), 21 engraved plates (of which 8 are duplicates), discolouration to approximately 5 leaves, short neat tear along platemark at I5, later vellum, gilt morocco spine label [Harting 277; Schwerdt II, p.123], small 4to, [Naples, Lazaro Scoriggio, 1626]

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  • Second edition of "one of the most noted Italian books on hunting... the ornamental title and the twenty-one engravings, are on copper, large and quite different from those of the first edition [1621]" (Schwerdt). The plates depict hunting, hawking, fowling and fishing.
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