Title Cavour and the Unification of Italy
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Size Sextodecimo -- from 5.75" to 6.75"
Publisher D. Van Nostrand Company/Anvil 53 1961
Seller ID 010337
a story of Italy "from the end of the eighteenth century up to the final unification after Cavour's death [in which] The author discusses and analyzes the main political forces operating on the Italian scene, the aspirations and personalities of the chief figures, and the roll [sic] played by foreign countries--particularly the Austrian empire, France, and Great Britain."; divided into two sections, the first being the events suggested by the title, and the second consisting of twenty-six readings on a variety of related subjects; 192 pgs. (incl. Selected Bibliography, Index, List of Anvil Titles); mild edgewear, tanning, moderate general wear; a better-than-average copy, internally tight and clean;
MASSIMO SALVADORI, ITALY, CAVOUR, POLITICS, ITALIAN HISTORY, POLITICIANS, STATESMEN