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Albani, Alessandro (1692-1779) [Travel document] [in Italian]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00496.121 Author/Creator: Albani, Alessandro (1692-1779) Place Written: Rome, Italy Type: Document signed Date: 17 April 1762 Pagination: 1 p. ; 40 x 27 cm.

Counter-signed by de Bruno. Includes date of return, companions, personal belongings and purpose of trip. Cardinal Albani, librarian to the Vatican, was a patron of the arts whose library was purchased by King George III and served as basis for the British Library. Includes 6 clippings describing the Albani family.

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