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.
- Number of Books
- Author/ Illustrator
- Giovanni Mariti
- Book Title
- Del vino di Cipro
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- Firenze, Stamperia Granducale, per Gaetano Cambiagi
- Binding/ Material