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Egypt. MALASPINA DI SANNAZARO. Cenni sulla mitologia Egizia.

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Egypt. MALASPINA DI SANNAZARO. Cenni sulla mitologia Egizia.
 MALASPINA DI SANNAZARO, Luigi. Cenni sulla mitologia Egizia. Milano, Società Tipografica de' Classici Italiani, 1826

8vo grande, 215x145 mm; binding on boards. Pp. 110, [2]. Nice specimen with wide margins and uncut.

Condition Report

First edition of an essay that was born from the observation of the hieroglyphs purchased by the author from the Austrian consulate in Alexandria of Egypt, collected and interpreted thanks to the famous coeval study of Champollion. The museum of the noble Malaspina ended up at the Pinacoteca Civica of Pavia, which bears his name. In this book «mostrò di tener dietro all'archeologia di quella nazione colla scorta delle più recenti scoperte». Annali Universali di Statistica XXXI, 129.
tue 1 December 2020
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