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The Resource Discorso sopra il principio di tutti i canti d'Orlando furioso, fatto per la S. Laura Terracina, detta nell'Academia de gl'Incogniti Febea

Discorso sopra il principio di tutti i canti d'Orlando furioso, fatto per la S. Laura Terracina, detta nell'Academia de gl'Incogniti Febea

Label
Discorso sopra il principio di tutti i canti d'Orlando furioso
Title
Discorso sopra il principio di tutti i canti d'Orlando furioso
Statement of responsibility
fatto per la S. Laura Terracina, detta nell'Academia de gl'Incogniti Febea
Title variation
Discorso sopra il principio di tvtti i canti d'Orlando fvrioso
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Language
ita
Summary
Poems by the beautiful and talented Laura Terracina, a Neapolitan of noble family, and known in the Accademia Napoletana degli Incogniti as Febea.
Member of
Cataloging source
ISB
Citation location within source
CNCE 37704
Citation source
EDIT 16
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
poetry
Summary expansion
Her slim volumes of "rime," six in all, appeared for the first time between 1548 and 1558
Label
Discorso sopra il principio di tutti i canti d'Orlando furioso, fatto per la S. Laura Terracina, detta nell'Academia de gl'Incogniti Febea
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: A-L8
  • Woodcuts: Farri's device on t.p. and verso of last leaf, featuring female figure of Charity holding an infant, three young children tugging at her skirts, and above, a ribbon bearing motto "Charitas"; half-page portrait of the poetess on verso of leaf 3; white historiated initials; head-pieces; each of the 46 cantos illustrated with woodcut vignette depicting a scene from that section
  • Text of poems printed in italic type, arranged in 8-line stanzas
  • Not in BM STC Italian or Adams
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo).
Edition
Di nuouo con diligenza ristampato, et ricorretto.
Extent
88 leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound with three other poetical works by Terracina, all printed by Domenico Farri in 1560: Rime della S. Laura Terracina. Di nuouo corrette et ristampate; Quarte rime della signora Laura Terracina detta Phebea nell'Academia de gl'Incogniti; and Rime quinte della signora Laura Terracina, detta Phebea nell'Academia de gl'Inc[o]gniti. Bound in 17th-century Italian vellum, with yapp edges; remnants of two pairs of leather [?] ties along fore-edges of covers. Purchase, Hesketh & Ward, 1992.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts), 1 port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23365135
  • ucoclc23365135
Label
Discorso sopra il principio di tutti i canti d'Orlando furioso, fatto per la S. Laura Terracina, detta nell'Academia de gl'Incogniti Febea
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: A-L8
  • Woodcuts: Farri's device on t.p. and verso of last leaf, featuring female figure of Charity holding an infant, three young children tugging at her skirts, and above, a ribbon bearing motto "Charitas"; half-page portrait of the poetess on verso of leaf 3; white historiated initials; head-pieces; each of the 46 cantos illustrated with woodcut vignette depicting a scene from that section
  • Text of poems printed in italic type, arranged in 8-line stanzas
  • Not in BM STC Italian or Adams
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo).
Edition
Di nuouo con diligenza ristampato, et ricorretto.
Extent
88 leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound with three other poetical works by Terracina, all printed by Domenico Farri in 1560: Rime della S. Laura Terracina. Di nuouo corrette et ristampate; Quarte rime della signora Laura Terracina detta Phebea nell'Academia de gl'Incogniti; and Rime quinte della signora Laura Terracina, detta Phebea nell'Academia de gl'Inc[o]gniti. Bound in 17th-century Italian vellum, with yapp edges; remnants of two pairs of leather [?] ties along fore-edges of covers. Purchase, Hesketh & Ward, 1992.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts), 1 port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23365135
  • ucoclc23365135

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