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The Resource Antonii Stellae clerici Veneti elogia Venetorum nauali pugna illustrium : ad Sereniss. Reip. Venetae principem Laurentium Priolum : liber primus

Antonii Stellae clerici Veneti elogia Venetorum nauali pugna illustrium : ad Sereniss. Reip. Venetae principem Laurentium Priolum : liber primus

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Antonii Stellae clerici Veneti elogia Venetorum nauali pugna illustrium : ad Sereniss. Reip. Venetae principem Laurentium Priolum : liber primus
Title
Antonii Stellae clerici Veneti elogia Venetorum nauali pugna illustrium
Title remainder
ad Sereniss. Reip. Venetae principem Laurentium Priolum : liber primus
Title variation
  • Elogia Venetorum nauali pugna illustrium
  • Elogia Venetorum navali pvgna illvstrivm
  • Elogia Venetorum navali pugna illustrium
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Subject
Language
lat
Summary
First edition of Stella's compilation of short biographies of 44 Venetian admirals from 697-1508.
Cataloging source
CGU
Citation location within source
  • S-1694
  • page 646
  • CNCE 37874
Citation source
  • Adams
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • EDIT 16
Index
index present
LC call number
DG678
LC item number
.S74 1558
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
Much of the narrative is taken up with the interminable wars and battles between Venice and the Eastern Empire, but some of the later biographies are concerned with naval warfare against the Turks
Label
Antonii Stellae clerici Veneti elogia Venetorum nauali pugna illustrium : ad Sereniss. Reip. Venetae principem Laurentium Priolum : liber primus
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: [alpha]8 A-K8
  • Woodcuts: Valgrisi's device on title page, featuring two disembodied hands grasping a tau cross, entwined with a serpent; ornamental initials
  • Text printed in large italic type
  • Dedicatory preface addressed to Lorenzo Priuli, and dated Feb. 1, 1577
  • Errata: page [14]
  • Includes index
Dimensions
15 cm (8vo)
Extent
[16], 160 pages
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in 17th-century sprinkled calf; gilt spine panels; edges sprinkled red. Bookplate on front pastedown of "Bibliotheca Veneta Car. Frid. Guilelm Brose MDCCCLXXII;" above is large library plate of Harvard College Library, where it was part of the Francis Skinner (Class of 1862) collection of books on Venice, stamped "Released." Purchase, Hesketh & Ward, 1995.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45367478
  • ucoclc45367478
Label
Antonii Stellae clerici Veneti elogia Venetorum nauali pugna illustrium : ad Sereniss. Reip. Venetae principem Laurentium Priolum : liber primus
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: [alpha]8 A-K8
  • Woodcuts: Valgrisi's device on title page, featuring two disembodied hands grasping a tau cross, entwined with a serpent; ornamental initials
  • Text printed in large italic type
  • Dedicatory preface addressed to Lorenzo Priuli, and dated Feb. 1, 1577
  • Errata: page [14]
  • Includes index
Dimensions
15 cm (8vo)
Extent
[16], 160 pages
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in 17th-century sprinkled calf; gilt spine panels; edges sprinkled red. Bookplate on front pastedown of "Bibliotheca Veneta Car. Frid. Guilelm Brose MDCCCLXXII;" above is large library plate of Harvard College Library, where it was part of the Francis Skinner (Class of 1862) collection of books on Venice, stamped "Released." Purchase, Hesketh & Ward, 1995.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45367478
  • ucoclc45367478

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