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The Resource Il Goffredo, del Signor Torquato Tasso

Il Goffredo, del Signor Torquato Tasso

Label
Il Goffredo
Title
Il Goffredo
Statement of responsibility
del Signor Torquato Tasso
Creator
Contributor
Dedicatee
Editor
Former owner
Printer
Language
ita
Summary
Early edition of Tasso's magnum opus edited by Celio Malespina, and with Camillo Camilli's Cinque canti added for the first time
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
WEL
Citation location within source
  • page 661
  • T-239
  • CNCE 28156
Citation source
  • 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
  • Adams, H.M. Catalogue of books printed on the continent of Europe, 1501-1600, in Cambridge libraries
  • EDIT 16
Index
no index present
Literary form
poetry
Label
Il Goffredo, del Signor Torquato Tasso
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Head- and tail-pieces, initials
  • Signatures: [star]8 2[star]4 A-Q8
  • Last leaf (Q8) is blank
  • Woodcuts: Franceschi's device on title-page, featuring an oval medallion within an architectural cartouche containing seated female figure of Peace (Pace), her left arm holding an olive branch, her right arm resting on a cornucopia filled with fruit; with caption "Pace;" historiated white initials; ornamental initials; head- and tail-pieces
  • Poem arranged in 20 cantos of 8-verse stanzas, printed in italic type
  • Includes dedicatory preface by editor Celio Malespini, addressed to Venetian senator Giovanni Donato, and dated April 13, 1582 in Venice
  • Issued with: I cinque canti di Camillo Camilli: aggiunti al Goffredo del Sig. Torquato Tasso. In Venetia appresso Francesco de Franceschi Sene. MDLXXXIII [1583].
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm (4to)
Edition
Novamente corr. et ristampato : con gli argomenti & allegorie à ciascun canto d'incerto autori ... con l'aggiunta de' cinque canti del Sig. Camillo Camilli ...
Extent
[12], 118, [8] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • YRL copy: imperfect, title leaf ([star]1) and last leaf of index ([star]8) wanting; title page of the second work, Cinque canti di Camillo Camilli, has been misbound at front of volume. Bound in contemporary [?] vellum over paper boards; old manuscript spine title; mottled red edges. Seventeenth-century ownership inkstamp of the library of the Convento di San Francesco del Monte in Perugia, Italy ("Bibliothecae Montis Perusiae") on recto of leaf [2] of Il Goffredo, and on several other leaves throughout; printed booklabel on front pastedown of C.K. Ogden.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: followed (as issued) by: I cinque canti di Camillo Camilli: aggiunti al Goffredo del Sig. Torquato Tasso. In Venetia appresso Francesco de Franceschi Sene. MDLXXXIII [1583]. Bound in 17th-century vellum boards; gold-stamped dark brown leather spine label with title "Tasso. Gerusal. liberat.;" edges stained dark gray-blue. Ownership inscription on title page of Sackville Hamilton, dated 1764; large bookplate on front pastedown of Edith Geraldine Fitz Gerald, illustrated and lettered in pen; date added in pencil "Xmas: 1877." Purchase, Patrick King Rare Books, 1997.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)21797256
  • ucoclc21797256
Label
Il Goffredo, del Signor Torquato Tasso
Publication
Note
  • Head- and tail-pieces, initials
  • Signatures: [star]8 2[star]4 A-Q8
  • Last leaf (Q8) is blank
  • Woodcuts: Franceschi's device on title-page, featuring an oval medallion within an architectural cartouche containing seated female figure of Peace (Pace), her left arm holding an olive branch, her right arm resting on a cornucopia filled with fruit; with caption "Pace;" historiated white initials; ornamental initials; head- and tail-pieces
  • Poem arranged in 20 cantos of 8-verse stanzas, printed in italic type
  • Includes dedicatory preface by editor Celio Malespini, addressed to Venetian senator Giovanni Donato, and dated April 13, 1582 in Venice
  • Issued with: I cinque canti di Camillo Camilli: aggiunti al Goffredo del Sig. Torquato Tasso. In Venetia appresso Francesco de Franceschi Sene. MDLXXXIII [1583].
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm (4to)
Edition
Novamente corr. et ristampato : con gli argomenti & allegorie à ciascun canto d'incerto autori ... con l'aggiunta de' cinque canti del Sig. Camillo Camilli ...
Extent
[12], 118, [8] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • YRL copy: imperfect, title leaf ([star]1) and last leaf of index ([star]8) wanting; title page of the second work, Cinque canti di Camillo Camilli, has been misbound at front of volume. Bound in contemporary [?] vellum over paper boards; old manuscript spine title; mottled red edges. Seventeenth-century ownership inkstamp of the library of the Convento di San Francesco del Monte in Perugia, Italy ("Bibliothecae Montis Perusiae") on recto of leaf [2] of Il Goffredo, and on several other leaves throughout; printed booklabel on front pastedown of C.K. Ogden.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: followed (as issued) by: I cinque canti di Camillo Camilli: aggiunti al Goffredo del Sig. Torquato Tasso. In Venetia appresso Francesco de Franceschi Sene. MDLXXXIII [1583]. Bound in 17th-century vellum boards; gold-stamped dark brown leather spine label with title "Tasso. Gerusal. liberat.;" edges stained dark gray-blue. Ownership inscription on title page of Sackville Hamilton, dated 1764; large bookplate on front pastedown of Edith Geraldine Fitz Gerald, illustrated and lettered in pen; date added in pencil "Xmas: 1877." Purchase, Patrick King Rare Books, 1997.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)21797256
  • ucoclc21797256

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