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The Resource Historia naturale, di C. Plinio Secondo ; tradocta di lingua latina in fiorentina per Christophoro Landino fiorentino al serenissimo Fernando Re di Napoli

Historia naturale, di C. Plinio Secondo ; tradocta di lingua latina in fiorentina per Christophoro Landino fiorentino al serenissimo Fernando Re di Napoli

Label
Historia naturale
Title
Historia naturale
Statement of responsibility
di C. Plinio Secondo ; tradocta di lingua latina in fiorentina per Christophoro Landino fiorentino al serenissimo Fernando Re di Napoli
Title variation
Historia natvrale
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Printer
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Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Summary
Italian translation of Pliny the Elder's Naturalis historia, the greatest encyclopedia of knowledge of the natural world in the classical era.
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Cataloging source
DRB
Citation location within source
  • P-801
  • V:176 (IC-19694)
  • 13105*
Citation source
  • Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries
  • 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
  • Hain, L. Repertorium bibliographicum
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
Arranged in 37 books, the Historia covers many fields, including mathematics, physics, geography, astronomy, medicine, physiology, zoology, botany, and geology
Label
Historia naturale, di C. Plinio Secondo ; tradocta di lingua latina in fiorentina per Christophoro Landino fiorentino al serenissimo Fernando Re di Napoli
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First edition in a vernacular language
  • Imprint from colophon, in which place of printing follows date of imprint
  • Signatures (all unsigned): [a-x10 y-z8 A-C8 D-N10 O10(-O10) P10 Q8 R-S10 T8 V10]
  • First and last leaves, [a1] and [V10], are blank
  • Text printed in roman type, 50 lines per page; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
Dimensions
37 cm (folio)
Extent
[830] pages
Note
Spec. Coll. Belt copy: imperfect, first and last blank leaves wanting; leaves [s5-6] and [K5-6], supplied in facsimile. Large initial E supplied in gray ink at beginning of text on recto of leaf [c2]. Bound in contemporary vellum over paper boards; newer [?] gold-stamped brown leather spine label with title "Plinio. Historia naturale. Ven. 1476." Marginal manuscript annotations in a humanistic cursive script in a single hand throughout. Small unidentified round blue inkstamp on leaf [2]; bookplate of H.M. Brower on front pastedown. Forms part of the Elmer Belt Library of Vinciana, gift of Dr. Elmer Belt, 1961.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02011639
  • ucoclc2011639
Label
Historia naturale, di C. Plinio Secondo ; tradocta di lingua latina in fiorentina per Christophoro Landino fiorentino al serenissimo Fernando Re di Napoli
Publication
Note
  • First edition in a vernacular language
  • Imprint from colophon, in which place of printing follows date of imprint
  • Signatures (all unsigned): [a-x10 y-z8 A-C8 D-N10 O10(-O10) P10 Q8 R-S10 T8 V10]
  • First and last leaves, [a1] and [V10], are blank
  • Text printed in roman type, 50 lines per page; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
Dimensions
37 cm (folio)
Extent
[830] pages
Note
Spec. Coll. Belt copy: imperfect, first and last blank leaves wanting; leaves [s5-6] and [K5-6], supplied in facsimile. Large initial E supplied in gray ink at beginning of text on recto of leaf [c2]. Bound in contemporary vellum over paper boards; newer [?] gold-stamped brown leather spine label with title "Plinio. Historia naturale. Ven. 1476." Marginal manuscript annotations in a humanistic cursive script in a single hand throughout. Small unidentified round blue inkstamp on leaf [2]; bookplate of H.M. Brower on front pastedown. Forms part of the Elmer Belt Library of Vinciana, gift of Dr. Elmer Belt, 1961.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02011639
  • ucoclc2011639

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