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L'asinesca gloria, dell' Inasinito Academico Pellegrino

Label
L'asinesca gloria
Title
L'asinesca gloria
Statement of responsibility
dell' Inasinito Academico Pellegrino
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Summary
An example of "concetto" literature, in which the author, Vincenzo Cartari, chooses a theme--in this case, the donkey--and develops it through scholarly classical allusions and low jokes, all combined and wittily expressed
Cataloging source
ISB
Citation location within source
  • II:26
  • I:162
  • p. 307
  • 97:103
  • page 59
Citation source
  • Melzi, G. Anonime e pseudonime
  • Passano, G.B. Anonime e pseudonime (1887 ed.)
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • NUC pre-1956
  • Zaccaria, G. Catalogo ragionato di opere stampate per Francesco Marcolini da Forlì
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Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
L'asinesca gloria, dell' Inasinito Academico Pellegrino
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Although usually attributed to Anton Francesco Doni (cf. Melzi), this work is ascribed by Doni himself to Vincenzo Cartari; cf. Passano
  • Signatures: A-C8
  • Woodcuts: title vignette (Marcolini's device featuring a traveler on a donkey, holding a stick); another Marcolini device on p. 45 (female figure of Truth as the daughter of Time, who supports her, holding an hourglass, while she is whipped by a figure representing Falsehood; with motto "Veritas filia temporis"); device used by Antonio Francesco Doni as editor on p. [2] at end, depicting a woman seated on a tree stump, holding a mask up to her face, with motto "Quel che piu mi molesta ascondo et tacio" (Ascarelli & Menato, Tipografia del '500 in Italia, p. 281); text illustrated with 21 woodcuts depicting the donkey in popular imagery; head-piece
  • Printed in italic type
  • Not in Adams, Mortimer, or Sander
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo).
Extent
45, [3] p. (last p. blank)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary full limp vellum binding, reinforced with a leaf of printed waste, visible through front pastedown. Purchase, Bennett Gilbert, 1988.
Other physical details
ill. (wood engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23349721
  • ucoclc23349721
Label
L'asinesca gloria, dell' Inasinito Academico Pellegrino
Publication
Note
  • Although usually attributed to Anton Francesco Doni (cf. Melzi), this work is ascribed by Doni himself to Vincenzo Cartari; cf. Passano
  • Signatures: A-C8
  • Woodcuts: title vignette (Marcolini's device featuring a traveler on a donkey, holding a stick); another Marcolini device on p. 45 (female figure of Truth as the daughter of Time, who supports her, holding an hourglass, while she is whipped by a figure representing Falsehood; with motto "Veritas filia temporis"); device used by Antonio Francesco Doni as editor on p. [2] at end, depicting a woman seated on a tree stump, holding a mask up to her face, with motto "Quel che piu mi molesta ascondo et tacio" (Ascarelli & Menato, Tipografia del '500 in Italia, p. 281); text illustrated with 21 woodcuts depicting the donkey in popular imagery; head-piece
  • Printed in italic type
  • Not in Adams, Mortimer, or Sander
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo).
Extent
45, [3] p. (last p. blank)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: contemporary full limp vellum binding, reinforced with a leaf of printed waste, visible through front pastedown. Purchase, Bennett Gilbert, 1988.
Other physical details
ill. (wood engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23349721
  • ucoclc23349721

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