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The Resource Catalogo della biblioteca Foscarini ai Carmini : vendibile a Venezia nell'anno 1800

Catalogo della biblioteca Foscarini ai Carmini : vendibile a Venezia nell'anno 1800

Label
Catalogo della biblioteca Foscarini ai Carmini : vendibile a Venezia nell'anno 1800
Title
Catalogo della biblioteca Foscarini ai Carmini
Title remainder
vendibile a Venezia nell'anno 1800
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Summary
Sale catalog of the celebrated Biblioteca Foscarini, one of the oldest, richest, and most important private collections in Venice, begun by the Venetian doge, Marco Foscarini.
Cataloging source
RRR
Citation location within source
4342
Citation source
Cicogna, E.A. Saggio di bibliografia veneziana
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
Summary expansion
The library was being sold to pay off the financial debts of the Foscarini family. Terms of the sale, conducted by Antonio Nordio, procurator-general of the Casa Foscarini, are outlined on p. vi-viii. Books for sale are arranged alphabetically by author or title within seven categories: Greek and Latin authors; Italian authors; French authors; Spanish authors; English authors; incunables (15th-cent.) in Latin and Italian; and Aldine editions
Label
Catalogo della biblioteca Foscarini ai Carmini : vendibile a Venezia nell'anno 1800
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: a4 A-S8 T4
  • Printed paper label affixed below final entry on p. 296 offers numerous copies of Marco Foscarini's Della letteratura veneziana (Padova, 1752) at a special price for the lot
  • Index of Aldine imprints on p. 289-296
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
viii, 296 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary light blue cartonnage binding. Purchase, Carlo Alberto Chiesa, 1991.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26058078
  • ucoclc26058078
Label
Catalogo della biblioteca Foscarini ai Carmini : vendibile a Venezia nell'anno 1800
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: a4 A-S8 T4
  • Printed paper label affixed below final entry on p. 296 offers numerous copies of Marco Foscarini's Della letteratura veneziana (Padova, 1752) at a special price for the lot
  • Index of Aldine imprints on p. 289-296
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
viii, 296 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary light blue cartonnage binding. Purchase, Carlo Alberto Chiesa, 1991.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26058078
  • ucoclc26058078

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