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Delle lettere di M. Andrea Calmo libro primo-[quarto] : nel quale si contengono varij & ingeniosi discori filosofici, in piu lettere a diuersi indrizzate compresi

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Delle lettere di M. Andrea Calmo libro primo-[quarto] : nel quale si contengono varij & ingeniosi discori filosofici, in piu lettere a diuersi indrizzate compresi
Title
Delle lettere di M. Andrea Calmo libro primo-[quarto]
Title remainder
nel quale si contengono varij & ingeniosi discori filosofici, in piu lettere a diuersi indrizzate compresi
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
ita
Summary
Popular collection of letters by Andrea Calmo, written in the Venetian dialect and first published in 1561.
Cataloging source
IBV
Citation location within source
CNCE 8589
Citation source
EDIT 16
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The letters are addressed to protectors of Calmo and to celebrated artists including Michelangelo, Tintoretto and Aretino; the volume concludes with the final fourth part (not present in the earliest editions) which contains letters to various ladies. Calmo was the son of a gondolier who, in addition to being a writer, was also a celebrated comic actor, well-known for his role of Pantaloon
Label
Delle lettere di M. Andrea Calmo libro primo-[quarto] : nel quale si contengono varij & ingeniosi discori filosofici, in piu lettere a diuersi indrizzate compresi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Edition statement from title page of Libro primo
  • Each book has special title page, with separate foliation and signature sequences. Libro quarto has title: Residuo delle lettere di M. Andrea Calmo : libro quarto : indrizzate a diuerse donne, sotto molte occasioni de innamoramenti, ne la vulgar antiqua lengua Veneta composte : con cinquanta stanze al proposito dell'opera."
  • Foliation: Libro primo: 43, [1] leaves; Libro secondo: 56 leaves; Libro terzo: 65, [3] leaves; Libro quarto: 79, [1] leaves
  • Signatures: Libro primo: A-E8 F4; Libro secondo: A-G8; Libro terzo: A-H8 I4; Libro quarto: A-K8
  • Woodcuts: the Zoppinis' device on title-page, featuring figure of Truth, arms outstretched, the signs of the four Evangelists--eagle, lion, angel, and ox--at her feet; ornamental initials; head- and tail-pieces
  • Text printed in italic type
  • This edition not in Adams or BM STC Italian,1465-1600
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo)
Edition
Di nuouo ristampate & ripurgate da infiniti errori.
Extent
4 v. in 1
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary limp vellum binding; manuscript spine title "Lettere del Calmo;" large shelf-mark letter "P" at base of spine; remnants of two pairs of leather ties along fore-edges of covers. Unidentified early ownership inscriptions--one monastic--on title page. Purchase, Maggs Bros., 1995.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57675490
  • ucoclc57675490
Label
Delle lettere di M. Andrea Calmo libro primo-[quarto] : nel quale si contengono varij & ingeniosi discori filosofici, in piu lettere a diuersi indrizzate compresi
Publication
Note
  • Edition statement from title page of Libro primo
  • Each book has special title page, with separate foliation and signature sequences. Libro quarto has title: Residuo delle lettere di M. Andrea Calmo : libro quarto : indrizzate a diuerse donne, sotto molte occasioni de innamoramenti, ne la vulgar antiqua lengua Veneta composte : con cinquanta stanze al proposito dell'opera."
  • Foliation: Libro primo: 43, [1] leaves; Libro secondo: 56 leaves; Libro terzo: 65, [3] leaves; Libro quarto: 79, [1] leaves
  • Signatures: Libro primo: A-E8 F4; Libro secondo: A-G8; Libro terzo: A-H8 I4; Libro quarto: A-K8
  • Woodcuts: the Zoppinis' device on title-page, featuring figure of Truth, arms outstretched, the signs of the four Evangelists--eagle, lion, angel, and ox--at her feet; ornamental initials; head- and tail-pieces
  • Text printed in italic type
  • This edition not in Adams or BM STC Italian,1465-1600
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo)
Edition
Di nuouo ristampate & ripurgate da infiniti errori.
Extent
4 v. in 1
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary limp vellum binding; manuscript spine title "Lettere del Calmo;" large shelf-mark letter "P" at base of spine; remnants of two pairs of leather ties along fore-edges of covers. Unidentified early ownership inscriptions--one monastic--on title page. Purchase, Maggs Bros., 1995.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57675490
  • ucoclc57675490

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