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Il valore de gli asini, dell'Inasinito, Academico Pellegrino

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Il valore de gli asini, dell'Inasinito, Academico Pellegrino
Title
Il valore de gli asini, dell'Inasinito, Academico Pellegrino
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Language
ita
Summary
Second edition, incorporating many textual changes, of a satirical novel by Vicenzo Cartari.
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Cataloging source
EUM
Citation location within source
  • I:162
  • p. 287, no. 119
  • CNCE 9752
  • p. 710
  • II:26
  • page 60
Citation source
  • Passano, G.B. Anonime e pseudonime (1887 ed.)
  • Casali, S. Annali della tipografia veneziana
  • EDIT 16
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • Melzi, G. Dizionario di opere anonime e pseudonime di scrittori italiani
  • Zaccaria, G. Catalogo ragionato di opere stampate per Francesco Marcolini da Forlì
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
An example of "concetto" literature, in which Cartari, chooses a theme--in this case, the donkey--and develops it through scholarly classical allusions and low jokes, all combined and wittily expressed
Label
Il valore de gli asini, dell'Inasinito, Academico Pellegrino
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Publication
Note
  • Generally attributed to Anton Francesco Doni, but attributed by Doni himself to Vicenzo Cartari; BM STC Italian and EDIT 16 identify Inasinito as Cartari; Melzi identifies him as Doni
  • First published in 1553, under the title "L'asinesca gloria dell'Inasinito Academico Pellegrino;" see Melzi
  • Caption title at head of text on recto of leaf 4: "L'asinesca gloria dell'Inasinito Academico Pellegrino."
  • Woodcuts: large (78 x 78 mm) title vignette of an old woman riding a donkey; Marcolini's device on recto of leaf [1] at end, featuring female figure of Truth as the daughter of Time, who grasps her with one hand, holding an hourglass in the other, while she is whipped by a figure representing Falsehood; with motto "Veritas filia temporis;" small white historiated initials; head- and tail-pieces
  • Text printed in italic type
Dimensions
15 cm (8vo)
Extent
23, [1] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: newer (18th-century?) vellum boards; gold-stamped green and black leather letterpieces, with title "Valore degli asini. Vinegia 1558;" blue and brown marbled endpapers. Bookplates on front pastedown of Count Giacomo Manzoni and Enrico Osnago; red shelf-mark stamp ("Palchetto N") on verso of front free endpaper;" 19th-century manuscript note on first endleaf by bibliophile Primo Redini of Turin, discussing authorship of the work.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)644256148
  • ucoclc644256148
Label
Il valore de gli asini, dell'Inasinito, Academico Pellegrino
Publication
Note
  • Generally attributed to Anton Francesco Doni, but attributed by Doni himself to Vicenzo Cartari; BM STC Italian and EDIT 16 identify Inasinito as Cartari; Melzi identifies him as Doni
  • First published in 1553, under the title "L'asinesca gloria dell'Inasinito Academico Pellegrino;" see Melzi
  • Caption title at head of text on recto of leaf 4: "L'asinesca gloria dell'Inasinito Academico Pellegrino."
  • Woodcuts: large (78 x 78 mm) title vignette of an old woman riding a donkey; Marcolini's device on recto of leaf [1] at end, featuring female figure of Truth as the daughter of Time, who grasps her with one hand, holding an hourglass in the other, while she is whipped by a figure representing Falsehood; with motto "Veritas filia temporis;" small white historiated initials; head- and tail-pieces
  • Text printed in italic type
Dimensions
15 cm (8vo)
Extent
23, [1] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: newer (18th-century?) vellum boards; gold-stamped green and black leather letterpieces, with title "Valore degli asini. Vinegia 1558;" blue and brown marbled endpapers. Bookplates on front pastedown of Count Giacomo Manzoni and Enrico Osnago; red shelf-mark stamp ("Palchetto N") on verso of front free endpaper;" 19th-century manuscript note on first endleaf by bibliophile Primo Redini of Turin, discussing authorship of the work.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)644256148
  • ucoclc644256148

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