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Delle lettere di M. Claudio Tolomei libri sette

Label
Delle lettere di M. Claudio Tolomei libri sette
Title
Delle lettere di M. Claudio Tolomei libri sette
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Summary
Claudio Tolomei was one of the most authoritative critics among the men of letters of his time, and in 1539, he laid down the rules for the new Tuscan poesy.
Member of
Cataloging source
WAU
Citation location within source
  • page 675
  • CNCE 40796
Citation source
  • Short-title catalogue of books printed in Italy and of Italian books printed in other countries from 1465 to 1600 now in the British Museum
  • EDIT 16
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ4664.T53
LC item number
Z48 1581
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
In this collection of his letters, many of which are of great historic interest, he first applied a new system of Italian spelling, by which not only the open and closed o, but also different sounds of v, g, s, and z are represented by different characters
Label
Delle lettere di M. Claudio Tolomei libri sette
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: *8 A-2O8
  • 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; tail-piece
  • Text printed in italic type
  • Includes index
  • This edition not in: Adams, H.M. Catalogue of books printed on the continent of Europe, 1501-1600, in Cambridge libraries; or National union catalog, pre-1956 imprints
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
Con nuoua aggiunta ristampate, & con somma diligenza ricorrette.
Extent
[8], 295, [1] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in early stiff vellum; fore-edges turned in; newer paper spine label with manuscript title "Lettere di M. Claudio Tolomei," and diamond-shaped paper shelf-mark label with manuscript shelf mark at base of spine. Initials "H.C." of Sir Harry Coningsby stamped in gold on upper and lower covers, with his notes on mottoes of the Coningsby family on front endleaf; ownership inscription on title page, "A Fletcher" of Andrew Fletcher of Saltoun. Purchase, H.P. Kraus Rare Books and Manuscripts, 1996/1997.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61165395
  • ucoclc61165395
Label
Delle lettere di M. Claudio Tolomei libri sette
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: *8 A-2O8
  • 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; tail-piece
  • Text printed in italic type
  • Includes index
  • This edition not in: Adams, H.M. Catalogue of books printed on the continent of Europe, 1501-1600, in Cambridge libraries; or National union catalog, pre-1956 imprints
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
Con nuoua aggiunta ristampate, & con somma diligenza ricorrette.
Extent
[8], 295, [1] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in early stiff vellum; fore-edges turned in; newer paper spine label with manuscript title "Lettere di M. Claudio Tolomei," and diamond-shaped paper shelf-mark label with manuscript shelf mark at base of spine. Initials "H.C." of Sir Harry Coningsby stamped in gold on upper and lower covers, with his notes on mottoes of the Coningsby family on front endleaf; ownership inscription on title page, "A Fletcher" of Andrew Fletcher of Saltoun. Purchase, H.P. Kraus Rare Books and Manuscripts, 1996/1997.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61165395
  • ucoclc61165395

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