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Il libro del cortegiano, del conte Baldesar Castiglione

Label
Il libro del cortegiano
Title
Il libro del cortegiano
Statement of responsibility
del conte Baldesar Castiglione
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Summary
Highly influential account of Renaissance court life by Italian courtier, diplomat, and writer, Baldassarre Castiglione, in which he describes the perfect courtier, the noble lady, and the relationship between courtier and prince
Member of
Cataloging source
CLE
Citation location within source
  • no. 208
  • pt. 2, p. 218
  • p. LI, no. 100
  • p. 156
  • 1:1629
Citation source
  • Decia, D. I Giunti tipografi editori di Firenze
  • Bandini, A.M. De Florentina Iuntarum Typographia
  • Renouard, A.A. Annales de l'imprimerie des Alde
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • Brunet
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ1604
LC item number
.C278 1528
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Il libro del cortegiano, del conte Baldesar Castiglione
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • A copy of the first Aldine ed., printed a few months earlier, with the same prefatory epistle by Castiglione to Miguel da Silva, bishop of Viseu (Portugal), and Portuguese ambassador to Rome 1515-1525
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Printed in small italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
  • Woodcuts: printer's device on t.p. and verso of last leaf (the Giunta fleur-de-lis, supported by two putti atop a pedestal, with initial "F" and motto "Nil candidius")
  • Signatures: A-2D8 2E4
Dimensions
16 cm. (8vo)
Extent
219, [1] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: 19th-century green pebble-grain cloth boards, with gilt vellum spine; gold-stamped black leather spine label with title "Castiglione. Cortegiano"; edges originally stained red. Purchase, Paolo Pampaloni, 1984.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07166659
  • ucoclc7166659
Label
Il libro del cortegiano, del conte Baldesar Castiglione
Publication
Note
  • A copy of the first Aldine ed., printed a few months earlier, with the same prefatory epistle by Castiglione to Miguel da Silva, bishop of Viseu (Portugal), and Portuguese ambassador to Rome 1515-1525
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Printed in small italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
  • Woodcuts: printer's device on t.p. and verso of last leaf (the Giunta fleur-de-lis, supported by two putti atop a pedestal, with initial "F" and motto "Nil candidius")
  • Signatures: A-2D8 2E4
Dimensions
16 cm. (8vo)
Extent
219, [1] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: 19th-century green pebble-grain cloth boards, with gilt vellum spine; gold-stamped black leather spine label with title "Castiglione. Cortegiano"; edges originally stained red. Purchase, Paolo Pampaloni, 1984.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07166659
  • ucoclc7166659

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