1623 · Venetia
by Franco, Niccolò; Giovannini, Ercole
Venetia: appresso Barezzo Barezzi, 1623. Hardcover. Octavo, , 198, , , 109,  pages; VG; bound in 17th century vellum, ink titling to spine; mild wear and rubbing; two volumes in one, usually found together, although most copies have the order flipped; colophon on verso of page 109; Printer's mark on title-pages, colophon; shelved case 3. [Catalogue of the Petrarch collection bequeathed by Willard Fiske, page 300]
Typographic marks on the two frontispieces, with a viper coming out of the fire to bite the finger of St. Paul and the motto "Quis contra nos." A later edition of a satirical text on Petrarch. Work in two parts collected in a single volume, dedicated to Tomaso Valabio. 1331429. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.
(Inventory #: 1331429)