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Jean-Jacques Barthélemy
(Cassis, 1716 - Parigi, 1795)

Greece. BARTHELEMY. Viaggio di Anacarsi il Giovine nella Grecia … Atlante.

EUR 700,00
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Jean-Jacques Barthélemy
(Cassis, 1716 - Parigi, 1795)

Greece. BARTHELEMY. Viaggio di Anacarsi il Giovine nella Grecia … Atlante.
 

BARTHÉLEMY, Jean Jacques – ZULIANI, Pietro. Viaggio di Anacarsi il Giovine nella Grecia … Atlante

Venezia, Antonelli, 1826

Oblong 4to; contemporary leather binding, gilt titles and ornaments on the spine; pp. 10, including title page, 33 maps. Plates are numbered 1-32, n. 10 is followed by 10.2a. Very nice copy.

Condition Report

A fascinating Atlas that illustrates the fascinating account of the imaginary journey that so much luck had at that time, one of the masterpieces of Utopian literature. The places and topography of classical Greece are depicted, and then coins, medals, inscriptions, costumes and music. The boards are engraved by several artists: many are signed by Pietro Zuliani.
tue 1 December 2020
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