THE PIROTECHNIA OF VANNOCCIO BIRINGUCCIO.
New York: Basic Books, 1959. A FINE COPY, quarter bound in cloth and boards, in title labeled slipcase, the latter of which has some spotting. Translated from the Italian by Cyril Stanley Smith and Martha Teach Gnudi. Edited By Derek J. Price. The Collector's Series in Science. All illustrations, including a plate of the 1540 first edition title page. [xxvi], 475 pages, indexed. Quarto. (Item ID: 16467)