Tivaroni, Carlo. L'Italia prima della Rivoluzione Francese [1735 - 1789]. Torino-Napoli: Roux, 1888. 1st. 
Red and gold patterned paper over boards, black leather spine label, 5 x 7 1/2 inches, 552 pp., shaken with a couple of signatures at the center of the book partially pulled. Good. Hardcover.
Carlo Tivaroni (1843-1906), Italian historian and politician He has been credited as the first historian of the Risorgimento.
An account of Italy in the 18th century, before the French Revolution.