Gioja, Melchiorre. Effemeridi Repubblicane. Lugano: Svizzera Italiana, 1843. 
Red & gold patterned paper over boards, blue leather spine title label, binding probably early 20th century, 5 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches, 245 clean pp., tight. Light scuffing to the binding. Good. Hardcover.
The author (1767-1829) was "an Italian writer on philosophy and political economy." - wikipedia.