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The Resource Laberinto d'amore, di M. Giouanni Boccaccio

Laberinto d'amore, di M. Giouanni Boccaccio

Label
Laberinto d'amore
Title
Laberinto d'amore
Statement of responsibility
di M. Giouanni Boccaccio
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Summary
Boccaccio's last prose novel, Il corbaccio, in which he relates how a beautiful widow not only rejected his advances, but publicly ridiculed him because of his age and low-class origins. He then bitterly denounces women, and praises a life of study
Member of
Cataloging source
MH-H
Citation location within source
  • no. 116
  • B-2183
Citation source
  • Kelso, R. Doctrine for the lady of the Renaissance
  • Adams
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Laberinto d'amore, di M. Giouanni Boccaccio
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Line-for-line reprint of Giunta's 1516 ed., including his prefatory letter explaining the editorial changes he imposed on the text. In 1536, when Zoppino pirated Giunta's1516 ed., he kept his rival's introduction, but substituted his own name
  • Includes the dedicatory epistle by Lodovico Domenichi from the 1545 Giolito ed., addressed to Bernardin Merato, and dated July 14, 1545 in Venice
  • Printed in small italic type; marginal notes in small roman type
  • Woodcuts: first word of title within ornamental cartouche; printer's device on t.p. (the Giolito phoenix atop a flaming orb supported by two seated satyrs, with printer's initials "G.G.F."); a variation of the device (phoenix facing the sun, with motto "Semper eadem") on recto of last leaf; foliated and historiated initials; head-pieces
  • Signatures: A-E12 F6
  • This ed. not in BM STC Italian, Brunet, Gamba, Bacchi della Lega, or Gay & Lemonnyer; cf. Bongi 1:97 for background on 1545 ed. and reprints
Dimensions
14 cm. (12mo)
Edition
Di nuouo ristampato & diligentemente corretto per Thomaso Porcacchi. Con le postille nel margine & con la tauola in fine.
Extent
130, [2] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary vellum boards; sewn on six vellum thongs; gold-stamped spine title. Purchase, Carlo Alberto Chiesa, 1996.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)78399714
  • ucoclc78399714
Label
Laberinto d'amore, di M. Giouanni Boccaccio
Publication
Note
  • Line-for-line reprint of Giunta's 1516 ed., including his prefatory letter explaining the editorial changes he imposed on the text. In 1536, when Zoppino pirated Giunta's1516 ed., he kept his rival's introduction, but substituted his own name
  • Includes the dedicatory epistle by Lodovico Domenichi from the 1545 Giolito ed., addressed to Bernardin Merato, and dated July 14, 1545 in Venice
  • Printed in small italic type; marginal notes in small roman type
  • Woodcuts: first word of title within ornamental cartouche; printer's device on t.p. (the Giolito phoenix atop a flaming orb supported by two seated satyrs, with printer's initials "G.G.F."); a variation of the device (phoenix facing the sun, with motto "Semper eadem") on recto of last leaf; foliated and historiated initials; head-pieces
  • Signatures: A-E12 F6
  • This ed. not in BM STC Italian, Brunet, Gamba, Bacchi della Lega, or Gay & Lemonnyer; cf. Bongi 1:97 for background on 1545 ed. and reprints
Dimensions
14 cm. (12mo)
Edition
Di nuouo ristampato & diligentemente corretto per Thomaso Porcacchi. Con le postille nel margine & con la tauola in fine.
Extent
130, [2] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary vellum boards; sewn on six vellum thongs; gold-stamped spine title. Purchase, Carlo Alberto Chiesa, 1996.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)78399714
  • ucoclc78399714

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