Late seventeenth-early eighteenth century Italian manuscript account of the life and death Francesco Cenci, and the ensuing murder trial and deaths of Beatrice Cenci and her siblings. With a later pencil drawing on the half-title of the "Cenci Arms from the Chapel W. the Palazzo Cenci, Rome"; and an ink note in the same hand at the foot of the title-page noting that "[t]he original process is preserved in the library of Sta. Maria sopra Minerva, Rome." Bound in vellum.
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LocationCarl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
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