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History of Bologna. AGUCCHI. L'antica fondatione e dominio della città di Bologna.

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History of Bologna. AGUCCHI. L'antica fondatione e dominio della città di Bologna.
 AGUCCHI, Giovanni Battista. L'antica fondatione e dominio della cittą di Bologna. Bologna, Benacci, 1638

8vo, 196x145 mm, binding in boards. Coats of arms of the dedicatee, the cardinal Giulio Sacchetti from Bologna on the titlepage. Woodcut initials and ornaments on the text. Written Bologna on the edges. A renforce on the upper part of the titlepage. Good copy.

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Nice edition. The work of the priest Agucchi from Bologna aims to glorify and exalt the city of Bologna, where we find the ancient Trojan origins of the city, the Etruscan influence and its growing importance as an Etruscan city and as a promoter of an area as vast as that of Emilia. Agucchi, a man of letters, a member of the Accademia dei Gelati, in Bologna, was also a lover of mathematics and astronomy, but demonstrated with this work a good historical culture.
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