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The Resource De' benefizii, Seneca ; tradotto in volgar fiorentino da M. Benedetto Varchi

De' benefizii, Seneca ; tradotto in volgar fiorentino da M. Benedetto Varchi

Label
De' benefizii
Title
De' benefizii
Statement of responsibility
Seneca ; tradotto in volgar fiorentino da M. Benedetto Varchi
Title variation
  • De' benefizii
  • Seneca De' benefizii
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • lat
  • ita
Summary
Benedetto Varchi's vernacular translation of Seneca's treatise on benefits, favors, rewards and plain "douceurs" in political and military life, first published by Torrentino in 1554
Member of
Cataloging source
RQE
Citation location within source
  • p. 621
  • CNCE 28440
Citation source
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • EDIT 16
Index
index present
LC call number
PA6671
LC item number
.D2 1574
Literary form
non fiction
Label
De' benefizii, Seneca ; tradotto in volgar fiorentino da M. Benedetto Varchi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Author's name transposed from head of title
  • Signatures: a-b8 A-T8
  • Woodcuts: the Giunta lily device on title page; author's name at head of title within ornamental cartouche; ornamental initials (some historiated); head- and tail-pieces
  • Text printed in italic type
  • Varchi dedicates the work to his patroness, Leonora di Toldo, duchessa di Firenze et Siena (p. [3]-[10])
  • Includes a short biographical sketch of Seneca, with title "Vita di Lucio Anneo Seneca scritta in Latino da Xicone Polentone, et tradotta in volgar Fiorentino dal reuer. M. Giovanni di Tante" (p. [11]-[21])
  • Includes index
  • This edition not in Adams
Dimensions
16 cm. (8vo)
Edition
Di nuovo ristampato con la vita dell'authore.
Extent
[16], 304 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary limp vellum; two pair of sewing holes suggest earlier presence of two pair of leather ties; gilt armorial monogram, "F.M." stamped on upper cover. Contemporary manuscript verses in Italian on end flyleaf; early bibliographical note in English on front flyleaf, quoting from F.A. Ebert's General bibliographical dictionary. Possibly formerly owned by the antiquary and paleographer Sir Frederic Madden (1801-1873), head of the Department of Manuscripts at the British Museum for much of his life. Purchase, Patrick King, 1994.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)15357254
  • ucoclc15357254
Label
De' benefizii, Seneca ; tradotto in volgar fiorentino da M. Benedetto Varchi
Publication
Note
  • Author's name transposed from head of title
  • Signatures: a-b8 A-T8
  • Woodcuts: the Giunta lily device on title page; author's name at head of title within ornamental cartouche; ornamental initials (some historiated); head- and tail-pieces
  • Text printed in italic type
  • Varchi dedicates the work to his patroness, Leonora di Toldo, duchessa di Firenze et Siena (p. [3]-[10])
  • Includes a short biographical sketch of Seneca, with title "Vita di Lucio Anneo Seneca scritta in Latino da Xicone Polentone, et tradotta in volgar Fiorentino dal reuer. M. Giovanni di Tante" (p. [11]-[21])
  • Includes index
  • This edition not in Adams
Dimensions
16 cm. (8vo)
Edition
Di nuovo ristampato con la vita dell'authore.
Extent
[16], 304 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary limp vellum; two pair of sewing holes suggest earlier presence of two pair of leather ties; gilt armorial monogram, "F.M." stamped on upper cover. Contemporary manuscript verses in Italian on end flyleaf; early bibliographical note in English on front flyleaf, quoting from F.A. Ebert's General bibliographical dictionary. Possibly formerly owned by the antiquary and paleographer Sir Frederic Madden (1801-1873), head of the Department of Manuscripts at the British Museum for much of his life. Purchase, Patrick King, 1994.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)15357254
  • ucoclc15357254

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