The antiquities of Italy / being the travels of ... Bernard de Montfaucon, from Paris through Italy, in the years 1698 and 1699 ... made English from the Paris edition, of the Latin original. Adorn'd with cuts.Material type: BookPublisher: London : printed by D.L., 1725Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xxviii, 331 [i.e. 332] p. ; 2° (38 cm.).Subject(s): Italy -- Antiquities -- Guidebooks
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Title page in red and black, with vignette.
Head and tail pieces.
Dedicated to Thomas Earl of Macclesfield.
I. An account of several antiquities at Vienne, Arles, Nismes, and Marseilles in France. -- II. The delights of Italy, viz. ancient monuments, libraries, statues, paintings, tombs, inscriptions, epitaphs, temples, monasteries, churches, palaces, and other curious structures, most of them unobserv'd by all other travellers. -- III. Collections of rarities, wonderful subterraneous passages and burial places, old orads, gates, etc. with the description of a noble monument found under ground at Rome, in the year MDCCII.