Author: Alessandro Adimari
Title: La Polinnia Opera Politica, Cinquante Sonetti
Publisher: Pietro Cecconcelli, Florence
Condition: Good. Foxing throughout, particularly on end papers, light stain to bottom-centre of front cover, spine rubbed and crinkling to back cover from top to bottom of cover near spine, previous owners' markings in pencil on front end-papers and in ink on title page, discoloured page edges from handling, cover appears redone in antique paper, binding tight (see photos).
The author (1579-1649) was a Florentine patrician, poet and dramatist; this work is a collection of 50 sonnets based on Tacitus.
Quarto, 1st edition, pp.  101  pages, with fine engraved copper frontispiece (see photo).