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Frutti della Zucca del Doni

Label
Frutti della Zucca del Doni
Title
Frutti della Zucca del Doni
Title variation
Frvtti della Zvcca del Doni
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Language
ita
Cataloging source
CGU
Citation location within source
  • no. 88, IV
  • 1367
  • p. 226
  • CNCE 17687
Citation source
  • Casali, S. Annali della tipografia veneziana di Francesco Marcolini
  • Gamba, B. Serie dei testi di lingua
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • EDIT 16
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
Frutti della Zucca del Doni
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First edition of the sixth and final part of Doni's La zucca, a burlesque collection of jeux de mots, proverbs, and witticisms. A volume containing the first three parts of La zucca, each with special titles, was published by Marcolini in 1551: I cicalamenti; Le baiei; and Le chiachiere
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: A-L8
  • Final leaf (L8) is blank
  • Woodcuts: architectural title border featuring five allegorical figures--one holding a gourd, adorned with swags of leaves and fruit; below title, a large gourd is encircled with a ribbon bearing motto "Meliora latent;" Marcolini's device on verso of leaf 87, featuring the female figure of Truth struggling with her father, Time, and another figure representing Falsehood, with motto "Veritas filia temporis" (see R. Mortimer, Italian 16th cent., no. 164 for images of title border and device); woodcut borders of arabesques and vines on sectional title pages (Parte seconda, Parte terza); small portrait of Petrarch on verso of title page; small ornamental initials
  • Text printed in two sizes of Marcolini's upright italic type
  • The "Post scritta" at end contains some letters ostensibly by Dante and Petrarch, which are found in this edition only
  • Not in Adams
Contents
Frutti peregrini [La prima parte] -- Frutti peregrini, la second parte -- Frutti peregrini, la terza parte -- Post scritta
Dimensions
17 cm (8vo)
Extent
87, [1] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: imperfect, final blank leaf (L8) wanting. Old vellum boards; marbled endpapers; edges stained blue; gold-stamped spine title between gilt rules: "Doni." Purchase, Martin Breslauer, 1994.
Other physical details
1 portrait (woodcut)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)28787710
  • ucoclc28787710
Label
Frutti della Zucca del Doni
Publication
Note
  • First edition of the sixth and final part of Doni's La zucca, a burlesque collection of jeux de mots, proverbs, and witticisms. A volume containing the first three parts of La zucca, each with special titles, was published by Marcolini in 1551: I cicalamenti; Le baiei; and Le chiachiere
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: A-L8
  • Final leaf (L8) is blank
  • Woodcuts: architectural title border featuring five allegorical figures--one holding a gourd, adorned with swags of leaves and fruit; below title, a large gourd is encircled with a ribbon bearing motto "Meliora latent;" Marcolini's device on verso of leaf 87, featuring the female figure of Truth struggling with her father, Time, and another figure representing Falsehood, with motto "Veritas filia temporis" (see R. Mortimer, Italian 16th cent., no. 164 for images of title border and device); woodcut borders of arabesques and vines on sectional title pages (Parte seconda, Parte terza); small portrait of Petrarch on verso of title page; small ornamental initials
  • Text printed in two sizes of Marcolini's upright italic type
  • The "Post scritta" at end contains some letters ostensibly by Dante and Petrarch, which are found in this edition only
  • Not in Adams
Contents
Frutti peregrini [La prima parte] -- Frutti peregrini, la second parte -- Frutti peregrini, la terza parte -- Post scritta
Dimensions
17 cm (8vo)
Extent
87, [1] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: imperfect, final blank leaf (L8) wanting. Old vellum boards; marbled endpapers; edges stained blue; gold-stamped spine title between gilt rules: "Doni." Purchase, Martin Breslauer, 1994.
Other physical details
1 portrait (woodcut)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)28787710
  • ucoclc28787710

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