Giovanni Mariti - Del vino di Cipro - 1772

Description
Giovanni Mariti - Del vino di Cipro - 1772
Oenology - Quantity: 1

MARITI (GIOVANNI FRANCESCO) DEL VINO DI CIPRO

PP. I-XVI, 1-127

21 x 15 cm.

First edition, a complete copy in perfect condition.

Only three complete copies auctioned in the last 50 years.

4 woodcuts in the text, chalcographic title page with phytomorphic frame. Chalcographic brand of the dedicatee Nassau Clavering, Count of Cowper.

Mariti lived for seven years in Larnaca, Cyprus, becoming honorary British vice-consul. He learned the winemaking process of the island, for which it had long been famous.

Lot details
Number of Books
1
Subject
Oenology
Author/ Illustrator
Giovanni Mariti
Book Title
Del vino di Cipro
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1772
Edition
1st Edition
Language
Italian
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Firenze, Stamperia Granducale, per Gaetano Cambiagi
Binding/ Material
Softback
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