Ambrosia Publication: Delle porpore e delle materie ...
Title:   Delle porpore e delle materie vestiarie presso gli antichi : dissertazione epistolare / del cav. don Michele Rosa ...
Author:   Rosa, Michele 1731-1812
    Rosaspina, Francesco, 1762-1841
Publisher:   In Modena: dalla Stamperia Ducale,
Date:   1786
Description:   Imprint from colophon.
    Date on title page: MCCLXXXVI.
    The illustration, by Francesco Rosaspina, depicts the conch shell from which the royal purple dye is extracted.
    Includes bibliographical references, index and errata.
Subject:   Purple; History
    Textile fabrics; History
    Textile industry; History
Format:   xx, 387, [1] p.:
Language:   ita
Call Number:   A 1047 (Gennadius Library)