Ferrero, Guglielmo. Il Militarismo: Dieci Conferenze di Guglielmo Ferrero. Milano: Fratelli Treves, 1898. 
Red leather spine, raised bands & title in gilt, marbled boards, 5 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches, xv., 464 pp., tight. Very good. Hardcover.
Guglielmo Ferrero (1871-1942), an Italian historian, journalist and novelist, author of the Greatness and Decline of Rome. Ferrero devoted his writings to classical liberalism and he opposed any kind of dictatorship and unlimited government. He was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature twenty times in six years.