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FORTIS, Alberto (1741--1803)
[Viaggio in Dalmazia. French. 1778]
Voyage en Dalmatie par M. l'abbé Fortis, traduit de l'Italien. Tome premier. (... second.) Avec figures.

Berne chez la Société Typographique, 1778.
2 vols ; 19.8 cm. (8°)
I: [2], 248 p., [10] engr. pl. (6 fold.)
II: [2], 276 p., [8] pl. (6 fold.)

The first Italian edition was published in 1774, with French and German editions appearing in 1776 and an English edition in 1778 (q.v.). The author, born Giovanni Battista Fortis, taught at the University of Padua and this work is based on his travels in Dalmatia, then part of the Venetian republic, between 1771 and 1774.

Binding Early C19th catspaw calf, gilt double-rule spine, red morocco spine-labels. This is probably the 'Voyage en Dalmatie 2 Vols 8vo do [i.e. Calf letterd]' bound by Peter Low for 4s. 6d., 29 October 1805. (Spiers Box).

Reference Number 2281


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