Rome Roma Italia Italy 1827 guide book w/ 2 city plans & 51 engraved views monumentsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[19th Century Travel Guide, Rome, Roman Ruins, Italy & Italia travel, antiquity, ancient Rome, architecture, arches, buildings, temples, fountains].
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Itinerario di Roma, by A. Nibby.
Published 1827, Rome by Presso Luigi Nicoletti.
2 volumes bound together in one, 854 pages. 2 fold out city plan maps, profusely illustrated with 51 engraved views of key monuments and locations around the city, including several fold out plans as well.
Period 1/4 leather binding, gilt lettering and decoration, marbled covers and end papers.
Binding rubbed but still sound and attractive. Lacks front free marbled endpaper, otherwise complete. Nice age patina and visual appeal, internally clean, tight and sound. Nice example.
Book measures: 7 3/4" H X 4 1/4" W.