Marcelli, Francesco Antonio

Regole della scherma insegnate de Lelio, e Titta Marcelli scritte da Francesco Antonio Marcelli figlio, enipote e maestro di scherma in Roma.

Book Description: Rome, Dom. Ant. Ercole, 1686. Two parts in one vol. 4to. Nineteenth-century blind-tooled vellum,spine ribbed, black morocco title labels lettered in gold, red edges. With engr. frontispiece, depicting 7 fencing masters of the Marcelli family, Swedish engr. coat-of-arms on title-page and 34 engr. illustrations in the text. A leaf with contemporary manuscript annotations is bound in.

Price: $6,000