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The Resource Facetie, fabule, motti, del piouano Arlotto prete fiorentino, homo di grande inzegno ; opera diletteuole uolgare in lingua toscha hystoriata co[n] piu facetie azonte nouame[n]te sta[m]pate

Facetie, fabule, motti, del piouano Arlotto prete fiorentino, homo di grande inzegno ; opera diletteuole uolgare in lingua toscha hystoriata co[n] piu facetie azonte nouame[n]te sta[m]pate

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Facetie, fabule, motti
Title
Facetie, fabule, motti
Statement of responsibility
del piouano Arlotto prete fiorentino, homo di grande inzegno ; opera diletteuole uolgare in lingua toscha hystoriata co[n] piu facetie azonte nouame[n]te sta[m]pate
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Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Summary
Illustrated collection of jokes and anecdotes by the Florentine satirist, Arlotto Mainardi, considered the masterpiece of this genre of popular literature.
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
607
Citation source
Sander
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The wisecracks of Arlotto, a parish priest, were so celebrated in Florence that they entered the oral tradition, and were written down and no doubt elaborated on by many. As with much popular humor, many of the jokes concern food
Label
Facetie, fabule, motti, del piouano Arlotto prete fiorentino, homo di grande inzegno ; opera diletteuole uolgare in lingua toscha hystoriata co[n] piu facetie azonte nouame[n]te sta[m]pate
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Edited by Bernardo Pacini
  • Signatures: A-L8
  • Woodcuts: large title vignette (large title vignette of the author holding a flower, symbol of his native city, and speaking to three men); 17 small woodcut vignettes throughout text, illustrating anecdotes and fables; two foliated white-on-black initials
  • Text printed in roman type, in two columns; t.p. in gothic type
  • Dedicatory preface by Bernardo Pacini, addressed to Pietro Salviati of Florence, on p. [3]-[7]
Dimensions
15 cm (8vo)
Extent
[176] p. (last p. blank)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: newer vellum binding. Purchase, Bennett Gilbert, 2001.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)649827482
  • ucoclc649827482
Label
Facetie, fabule, motti, del piouano Arlotto prete fiorentino, homo di grande inzegno ; opera diletteuole uolgare in lingua toscha hystoriata co[n] piu facetie azonte nouame[n]te sta[m]pate
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Edited by Bernardo Pacini
  • Signatures: A-L8
  • Woodcuts: large title vignette (large title vignette of the author holding a flower, symbol of his native city, and speaking to three men); 17 small woodcut vignettes throughout text, illustrating anecdotes and fables; two foliated white-on-black initials
  • Text printed in roman type, in two columns; t.p. in gothic type
  • Dedicatory preface by Bernardo Pacini, addressed to Pietro Salviati of Florence, on p. [3]-[7]
Dimensions
15 cm (8vo)
Extent
[176] p. (last p. blank)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: newer vellum binding. Purchase, Bennett Gilbert, 2001.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)649827482
  • ucoclc649827482

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