Ville di Roma, Lazio I ; Ville della Campagna Romana, Lazio 2.
Milano, Edizioni Sisar 1970, 1975.
Large 4to. 2 vols. 525 + (3)pp; 370 + (4)pp; each with hundreds of photo ills, some colour. Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrappers and in publisher’s board slipcases. John Bury’s copy, with his book label and that of his son Michael.
A two-volume set well worth having for its excellent photographic images and for the author’s accompanying text. The first volume covers Renaissance and later villas in Rome itself, while the second covers the important groups of villas at Frascati and Albano, the Villa d’Este at Tivoli, and so on. First editions of both volumes.