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Cornazano De re militari : nuouamente con somma diligentia impresso

Label
Cornazano De re militari : nuouamente con somma diligentia impresso
Title
Cornazano De re militari
Title remainder
nuouamente con somma diligentia impresso
Title variation
De re militari
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Summary
Poem on military matters, in terza rima, by the Italian humanist and poet Antonio Cornazzano, whose military knowledge was based on his service at the court of Francesco Sforza in Milan, and later, with the celebrated condottiere Bartolomeo Colleoni.
Cataloging source
NDD
Citation location within source
  • 505
  • p. 198
  • C-6512
  • 123:25
Citation source
  • Cockle, M.J.D. Military books
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • EDIT 16
  • NUC pre-1956
Index
no index present
Language note
Poem in original Italian, title in Latin
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
His poem, arranged in nine books, addresses such topics as the qualities of a good soldier; the breeding, training, and care of horses; arms, armor, and munitions; the definition of a "just" war; the use of spies; military logistics; setting up camp; cryptology; dealing with treason; achieving victory, and showing clemency toward the enemy
Label
Cornazano De re militari : nuouamente con somma diligentia impresso
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Printer identified as Nicolò Zoppino in BM STC Italian
  • Woodcuts: architectural title-border; Sessa's cat-and-mouse device on verso of last leaf
  • In small italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
  • Signatures: a-z8
Dimensions
15 cm. (8vo)
Extent
183, [1] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary limp vellum, with bevelled edges; ms. spine title "De re militari". Contemporary bookplate of Fra Angelo Maria Tanzi, of the Convent of St. Dionysius in Milan, printed on a slip of paper and affixed to verso of leaf 183. Purchase, Kenneth Karmiole, 1985.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36689424
  • ucoclc36689424
Label
Cornazano De re militari : nuouamente con somma diligentia impresso
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Printer identified as Nicolò Zoppino in BM STC Italian
  • Woodcuts: architectural title-border; Sessa's cat-and-mouse device on verso of last leaf
  • In small italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
  • Signatures: a-z8
Dimensions
15 cm. (8vo)
Extent
183, [1] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary limp vellum, with bevelled edges; ms. spine title "De re militari". Contemporary bookplate of Fra Angelo Maria Tanzi, of the Convent of St. Dionysius in Milan, printed on a slip of paper and affixed to verso of leaf 183. Purchase, Kenneth Karmiole, 1985.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36689424
  • ucoclc36689424

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