Mantua: Presso l'Erede di Alberto Pazzoni, 1813. First Mantua edition. Top board bumped, minor foxing. A very good, clean copy. Contemporary decorative boards with calf spine and tips. Gilt spine with green morocco label. Red and green speckled edges. Twelvemo. XVI, 570 pp. Item #7114
Corticelli 's (1690-1758) excellent Italian grammar, first published in 1745, was once said to be the best in the language.