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Lettere amorose di Madonna Celia, gentildonna romana scritte al suo amante

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Lettere amorose di Madonna Celia, gentildonna romana scritte al suo amante
Title
Lettere amorose di Madonna Celia, gentildonna romana scritte al suo amante
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Contributor
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Subject
Language
ita
Summary
Collection of 68 love letters written by a sixteenth century Roman woman under the pseudonym of "Madonna Celia."
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NGU
Citation location within source
CNCE 10729
Citation source
EDIT 16
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The letters, dated from 1549-1560, were first published in 1562, and the dedicatory epistle from the recipient, is signed "D.V.S.IL." They chart the various stages of a passionate love affair
Label
Lettere amorose di Madonna Celia, gentildonna romana scritte al suo amante
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: A-I8 (-I8)
  • Woodcuts: Simbeni's device on title page, featuring a stork standing on one leg, holding a stone in toes of his other leg, within ornamental cartouche encircled with motto "Vigilat nec fatiscit" (Zappella fig. 713); one large ornamental white initial
  • Text printed in italic type
  • Not in BM STC Italian, 1465-1600, or Adams
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo)
Extent
70, [1] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: original limp vellum "shop" binding. Ownership inscription on front free endpaper of Francesco Mans and Joannes Schuermans. Purchase, Guido Bortolani, 1995; from the Patrick King Bulletin #24, no. 11.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08071369
  • ucoclc8071369
Label
Lettere amorose di Madonna Celia, gentildonna romana scritte al suo amante
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: A-I8 (-I8)
  • Woodcuts: Simbeni's device on title page, featuring a stork standing on one leg, holding a stone in toes of his other leg, within ornamental cartouche encircled with motto "Vigilat nec fatiscit" (Zappella fig. 713); one large ornamental white initial
  • Text printed in italic type
  • Not in BM STC Italian, 1465-1600, or Adams
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo)
Extent
70, [1] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: original limp vellum "shop" binding. Ownership inscription on front free endpaper of Francesco Mans and Joannes Schuermans. Purchase, Guido Bortolani, 1995; from the Patrick King Bulletin #24, no. 11.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08071369
  • ucoclc8071369

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