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Le trasformationi di M. Lodouico Dolce

Label
Le trasformationi di M. Lodouico Dolce
Title
Le trasformationi di M. Lodouico Dolce
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • lat
  • ita
Member of
Cataloging source
KSW
Citation location within source
  • 1:395
  • 342
  • no. 89
  • v. 2, p. 913
  • p. 482
  • v. 3, p. 48
  • 2:789
  • CNCE 27046
Citation source
  • Bongi, S. Annali di Gabriel Giolito de' Ferrari
  • Mortimer, R. Italian 16th cent.
  • Duplessis, G. Oeuvres d'Ovide
  • Sander
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • Paitoni, J.M. Autori antichi greci e latini volgarizzati (1767 ed.)
  • Brunet
  • EDIT 16
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PA6525
LC item number
.M2 1553
Literary form
non fiction
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Label
Le trasformationi di M. Lodouico Dolce
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First ed. of Lodovico Dolce's Italian translation of Ovid's Metamorphoses in ottava rima. There was also a second 1553 ed., the woodcuts of which are printed with ornamental side pieces
  • At head of title: "All' Inuittiss. e Gloriosiss. Imp. Carlo Quinto."
  • Dolce's dedication to Cardinal Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle (1517-1586)
  • Printed in italic type, in two columns
  • Woodcuts: architectural title border, featuring Jove seated above, within a ring of clouds, flanked below by figures of goddesses, Pallas Athena and Nike, and grotesque heads; Giolito's phoenix device below, with motto "Semper eadem"; full-page variation of the device on p. [1] of last sequence; world map noting Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn, the equator, positions of the winds, and America labelled "Nueva Hispania" on last p. of preliminaries; 94 additional illustrations (with 11 repeats; head- and tail-pieces; large white historiated initials
  • Signatures: *6 A-T8 V4
  • Errata on p. 310
Dimensions
23 cm. (4to)
Extent
[12], 310, [2] p. (last p. blank)
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: one of three known copies printed on blue paper, or "carta Turchina", a practice inspired by Turkish fashion, and introduced by Aldus in 1514 for use on special or deluxe copies. Bound in English polished sprinkled tan calf, ca. 1700, with gilt-ruled and blind-tooled ornamental borders; gilt spine panels, with gilt-stamped spine title "Transformatione di Lod. Dolce"; edges stained blue. From the library of the Duke of Devonshire at Chatsworth, with the Chatsworth Library armorial bookplate. Purchase, Martin Breslauer, 1986.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: old vellum boards, rebacked with vellum-colored cloth; gilt-stamped vellum spine label; marbled edges. Bookplate on front pastedown of José M. Rodriguez, Bibliotheca Chizigonana, MCMXXXVIII; above, a large illustration of a bull with two bodies joined by a single head, with a castle in the background, bears the initials "A.D." Ownership inscription on front endpaper of W.W. Greg, Park Lodge, 1925. Purchase, Gilhofer & Ranschburg, 1996.
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03171701
  • ucoclc3171701
Label
Le trasformationi di M. Lodouico Dolce
Publication
Note
  • First ed. of Lodovico Dolce's Italian translation of Ovid's Metamorphoses in ottava rima. There was also a second 1553 ed., the woodcuts of which are printed with ornamental side pieces
  • At head of title: "All' Inuittiss. e Gloriosiss. Imp. Carlo Quinto."
  • Dolce's dedication to Cardinal Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle (1517-1586)
  • Printed in italic type, in two columns
  • Woodcuts: architectural title border, featuring Jove seated above, within a ring of clouds, flanked below by figures of goddesses, Pallas Athena and Nike, and grotesque heads; Giolito's phoenix device below, with motto "Semper eadem"; full-page variation of the device on p. [1] of last sequence; world map noting Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn, the equator, positions of the winds, and America labelled "Nueva Hispania" on last p. of preliminaries; 94 additional illustrations (with 11 repeats; head- and tail-pieces; large white historiated initials
  • Signatures: *6 A-T8 V4
  • Errata on p. 310
Dimensions
23 cm. (4to)
Extent
[12], 310, [2] p. (last p. blank)
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: one of three known copies printed on blue paper, or "carta Turchina", a practice inspired by Turkish fashion, and introduced by Aldus in 1514 for use on special or deluxe copies. Bound in English polished sprinkled tan calf, ca. 1700, with gilt-ruled and blind-tooled ornamental borders; gilt spine panels, with gilt-stamped spine title "Transformatione di Lod. Dolce"; edges stained blue. From the library of the Duke of Devonshire at Chatsworth, with the Chatsworth Library armorial bookplate. Purchase, Martin Breslauer, 1986.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: old vellum boards, rebacked with vellum-colored cloth; gilt-stamped vellum spine label; marbled edges. Bookplate on front pastedown of José M. Rodriguez, Bibliotheca Chizigonana, MCMXXXVIII; above, a large illustration of a bull with two bodies joined by a single head, with a castle in the background, bears the initials "A.D." Ownership inscription on front endpaper of W.W. Greg, Park Lodge, 1925. Purchase, Gilhofer & Ranschburg, 1996.
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03171701
  • ucoclc3171701

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