6229. Vico's Principi di scienza nuova... 1801

Objektsbeskrivning
VICO, GIAMBATTISTA (GIOVANNI BATTISTA). Principi di scienza nuova... d'ontorno alla commune natura delle nazioni. Colla vita dell'autore scritta sa lui medesimo. I-III. Milano (alla tipografia de'Classici Italiani) 1801.

8:o (about 190x118 mm.). (3), IV-LXXIV, (1)-151, (1); (2), (1)-293, (3); (3), 4-165, (3) pp. 1 engraved frontispiece portrait (dampstained in upper left part), 1 engraved plate (dampstained in upper left part), 1 large folding printed table. Contemporary vellum-backed marbled boards, somewhat worn. Red-speckled edges. Partly dampstained in upper outer corner, some foxing.

Löwendahl: China illustata nova. Supplement, 1690. Se also PMM 184.
The first reprint of the definitive third edition (1744) of Vico's Scienza nuova, originally published in 1725.
References to China and the Chinese on pp. 33, 47, 49, 53, 66, 74, 87, & 127 in vol. I; on pp. 44. 46, 56, 76 81, 130 & 191, in vol. II; and on pp. 50 & 149 in vol. III.

From the library of Swedish antiquarian bookdealer Björn Löwendahl (1941-2013).