Milan: 5 Continents Editions, 2004. First Edition. Quarto (30.5cm); black paper-covered boards, with titles stamped in orange on spine; pictorial endpapers; dustjacket; ,6-363,pp; illus.; text is entirely in English. Light wear to extremities, rear hinge skilfully repaired following the colophon; Near Fine in a lightly rubbed, Near Fine dustjacket. Richly-illustrated catalog of antique tools and instruments from the Nessi collection, spanning the Renaissance to the mid-19th century.