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Jacques Philippe d’Orville - Sicula, quibus Siciliae veteris rudera, additis antiquitatum tabulis, illustrantur - 2 volumes bound as 1 - 1764

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Complete with all 54 plates, bound in contemporary vellum with the coat-of-arms stamped in gold on the front board

Condition: Very good
Language: Latin
Edition: 1st Edition
Publication year: 1764
Author: Jacques Philippe d’Orville
Book Title: Sicula quibus Siciliae veteris rudera, additis antiquitatum tabulis illustrantur edidit, et commentarium ad Numismata Sicila
Number of Books: 1
Publisher: Gerrit Tielenburg, Amsterdam
Binding/ Material: Vellum
Subject: History, Topography
Object: Book

Dimensions: 42x28x7cm

Condition: In excellent condition for its age. Fresh white paper leaves. Nice vellum binding with the Amsterdam coat of arms in gold.

Description: Jacques Philippe d’Orville (auch: Jacob) (* 28. Juli 1696 in Amsterdam; † 4. September 1751 in Groenendaal (Nähe Heemstede)) was an Dutch Altphilologe, and Professor at Athenaeum Illustre Amsterdam.

Jacobi Philippi D'Orville Sicula, quibus Siciliae veteris rudera, additis antiquitatum tabulis, illustrantur. Edidit, et commentarium ad numismata sicula, 20. tabulis aeneis incisa ... orationem in auctoris obitum, et praefationem adjecit Petrus Burmannus secundus...

Rare work complete with all 54 plates, the first profound standard historical work on Sicily, even today of great importance.

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