ALAMANNI, Louis (1495-1556). Girone il cortese. Venice: Comin da Trino, 1549.
Illustrated first edition (second overall) of this chivalric novel by Luigi Alamanni.4to, (203 x 145mm). Title-page within an elegant woodcut frame with a portrait of an ancient poet crowned with laurel, 24 woodcuts in the text at the beginning of each chapter, woodcut initials, text in italics in two columns (trimmed, the last blank is missing, some light staining). First half of the 20th century binding with leather spine and gilt title. Provenance: Della libreria di D. Cesare Belli...a 1696 (ownership inscription to title-page). (1)
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