Rome: Per Generoso Salomoni, 1777. few engr illus. First Edition. Paperback. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Good. Item #L024987
4to xx,398pp Text in Italian (with numerous quotations in Latin). History o f book censorship from Roman times through the Index Expurgatorius of Pope Alexander VII; dedicated to Pope Pius VI. Scarce. Bound in contemporary heavy stock plain paper, with brown rawhide ties at spine; plain endpapers. VG - (slight soiling and rubbing to covers; original ties worn, first few leaves detaching from spine, slight internal browning and creasing to few leaves). Description: XX-398 p., figure gr., armoiries gr. du pape Pie VI au titre ; In-4° More information: Notice et cote du catalogue de la Bibliotheque nationale de France.