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Apulegio uolgare, tradocto per el conte Matheo Maria Boiardo

Label
Apulegio uolgare
Title
Apulegio uolgare
Statement of responsibility
tradocto per el conte Matheo Maria Boiardo
Title variation
Apvlegio volgare
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Translator
Language
  • ita
  • lat
  • ita
Summary
First Italian translation of Apuleius' Asinus aureus, the bawdy, ribald--even obscene--story of the Golden Ass, by Mattheo Maria Boiardo, a sophisticated and refined man of letters, author of one of the great epic poems in Italian, and a successful court poet
Member of
Cataloging source
OCP
Citation location within source
  • 24
  • I:81
  • 487
  • v.1, p. 173
  • *106.608
Citation source
  • Mortimer, R. Italian 16th cent.
  • Paitoni, J. Biblioteca degli autori antichi greci, e latini volgarizzati
  • Sander
  • Grässe
  • Index Aureliensis
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Apulegio uolgare, tradocto per el conte Matheo Maria Boiardo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon, where printers' names follow printing date
  • Signatures: A-N8
  • Woodcuts: title within ornamental woodcut border, featuring grotesque figures, animals, and grapevines; Zoppino's device on verso of penultimate leaf (St. Nicholas on his throne, with initials "S" and "N" on either side); 9-line white-on-black floriated initial; text illustrated with 32 unsigned woodcut vignettes (44 x 66 mm), notable for their well-rendered details of clothing, furniture, and equipment, especially the fine drawing of animals with their expressive faces
  • Text printed in small italic type
  • Not in BM STC Italian, 1465-1600, or Adams
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo)
Extent
[208] p. (last 2 p. blank)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: old full vellum binding; gilt spine panels; gold-stamped brown leather spine label with title "Apul. volgare." Purchase, Bennett Gilbert, 1991.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42294266
  • ucoclc42294266
Label
Apulegio uolgare, tradocto per el conte Matheo Maria Boiardo
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon, where printers' names follow printing date
  • Signatures: A-N8
  • Woodcuts: title within ornamental woodcut border, featuring grotesque figures, animals, and grapevines; Zoppino's device on verso of penultimate leaf (St. Nicholas on his throne, with initials "S" and "N" on either side); 9-line white-on-black floriated initial; text illustrated with 32 unsigned woodcut vignettes (44 x 66 mm), notable for their well-rendered details of clothing, furniture, and equipment, especially the fine drawing of animals with their expressive faces
  • Text printed in small italic type
  • Not in BM STC Italian, 1465-1600, or Adams
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo)
Extent
[208] p. (last 2 p. blank)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: old full vellum binding; gilt spine panels; gold-stamped brown leather spine label with title "Apul. volgare." Purchase, Bennett Gilbert, 1991.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42294266
  • ucoclc42294266

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