Dainotti, V[irginie] Carini. BIBLIOTECA NAZIONALE VITTORIO EMANUELE AL COLLEGIO ROMANO.
Volume 1. Florence Leo S. Olschki Editore 1956 small 8vo. sewn stiff paper wrappers, dust jacket. xi, 208, (4) pages, with 8 additional pages of plates. Difficult early years of the Biblioteca Nazionale, from the idea of a national library in the decade following unification, the organization of monastic holdings into the "Vittorio Emanuele" and subsequent mismanagement thereof, to the official Inquest of 1880-81 and its aftermath. Partially unopened. Dust jacket soiled, chipped. Price: $ 25.00
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