One of only a very few known publications issued by the Carpi foundling hospital, a beneficent organization inaugurated in 1690 near Modena for the care and agrarian education of local bastardini. The short pamphlet comprises essentially the set of regulations governing the management of the orphanage's farmland, especially.....
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Bergamo: Francesco Locatelli, 1783.
First Edition. An anonymous letter from an Italian oenophile to a friend, an anonymous Bergamo farmer-nobleman, on the best method for preserving wines. The author, who begins their letter with the salutation Amico, first compliments his or her friend on their agricultural skills, then continues with.....