Title: La Vie Du Pape Sixte Cinquieme, 1758. Tome II
Author: Gregorio Leti
Publisher: La Veuve Damonneville - Chez Hardy, Paris
A biography of the 16th-century Pope Sixtus V, mainly intended to emphasis the authoritarianism of this pope and the development of the centralization of the Roman Curia during his pontificate, being the second volume of two.
There are 10 copperplate engravings, displaying different views and architectural figures.
One finely bound volume in octavo, 7+476+7 pages
On note of condition, the binding holds well, although there are signs of wear present, with wear on the joints and marks on the boards. The pages show little to no signs of foxing, and the copperplate engravings are quite clean.