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Facetie, di Poggio Fiorentino, historiate

Label
Facetie
Title
Facetie
Statement of responsibility
di Poggio Fiorentino, historiate
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Language
ita
Summary
Italian translation of Bracciolini's Facetiae, a collection of 179 joking and irreverent tales, which were always vulgar, and often obscene, and anticlerical.
Member of
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
Bracciolini, apostolic secretary and member of the papal court for many years, and his learned colleagues would attend the nightly sessions of the "Bugiale," a storytellers' circle, where they would tell lewd jokes and stories, and listen to anecdotes of bishops, princes, and peasants. These anecdotes and jokes are retold in the Facetie
Label
Facetie, di Poggio Fiorentino, historiate
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: A-F8
  • Woodcuts: title within architectural border; ornamental initials; text illustrated with 22 woodcut vignettes
  • Text printed in italic type
  • This edition not in Adams, Sander, or BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
Dimensions
15 cm (8vo)
Edition
Nuouamente ristampate, & con somma diligentia reuiste et corrette.
Extent
48 leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: 18th-century tan calf boards; triple gilt fillets; elaborate gilt spine panels; gold-stamped tan and black letterpieces, with title "Facetie di Poggio. 1553;" inner gilt dentelles; marbled endpapers; all edges gilt. Ownership inscription on title page and recto of leaf 48: "Donay." Purchase, Libreria Antiquaria Mediolanum, Jan. 1998.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)840725832
  • ucoclc840725832
Label
Facetie, di Poggio Fiorentino, historiate
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: A-F8
  • Woodcuts: title within architectural border; ornamental initials; text illustrated with 22 woodcut vignettes
  • Text printed in italic type
  • This edition not in Adams, Sander, or BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
Dimensions
15 cm (8vo)
Edition
Nuouamente ristampate, & con somma diligentia reuiste et corrette.
Extent
48 leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: 18th-century tan calf boards; triple gilt fillets; elaborate gilt spine panels; gold-stamped tan and black letterpieces, with title "Facetie di Poggio. 1553;" inner gilt dentelles; marbled endpapers; all edges gilt. Ownership inscription on title page and recto of leaf 48: "Donay." Purchase, Libreria Antiquaria Mediolanum, Jan. 1998.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)840725832
  • ucoclc840725832

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