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The Resource Marci Tullii Ciceronis Orpheus, siue, De adolescente studioso, ad Marcum filium Athenas

Marci Tullii Ciceronis Orpheus, siue, De adolescente studioso, ad Marcum filium Athenas

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Marci Tullii Ciceronis Orpheus, siue, De adolescente studioso, ad Marcum filium Athenas
Title
Marci Tullii Ciceronis Orpheus, siue, De adolescente studioso, ad Marcum filium Athenas
Title variation
  • Marci Tvllii Ciceronis Orphevs
  • De adolescente studioso, ad Marcum filium Athenas
  • Orpheus
  • Orphevs
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Subject
Genre
Language
lat
Summary
Essay on duty, spuriously attributed to Cicero, written in the form of a letter to his adolescent son Marcus studying philosophy in Athens, in which he discusses what is honorable, and how to choose between the honorable and the expedient
Cataloging source
ZCU
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Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Marci Tullii Ciceronis Orpheus, siue, De adolescente studioso, ad Marcum filium Athenas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Facsimile reprint of the original 1594 edition printed in Venice by Giovanni Battista Ciotti; cf. editor's preface, p. III
  • Preface by editor/publisher S.L.G.E. Audin, dated Sept. 23, 1831 in Florence, on p. III-VIII
  • Signatures: *4 A-B4 C10
  • Woodcuts: non-Aldine anchor-and-dolphin device on first (1831) t.p.; Ciotti's device on second t.p., also used by the Accademia Veneziana in 1594 (Minerva within an oval cartouche, with spear and shield bearing head of Medusa cf. F. Ascarelli, Tipografia del '500 in Italia, p. 431); head-piece; ornamental initials
  • Engraving: another device of the Accademia veneziana on p. [1] at end, featuring the female figure of Fame, her left foot on a globe, blowing a trumpet, holding a ribbon with motto "Io volo al ciel per riposarmi in Dio."
Dimensions
18 cm (8vo)
Edition
Editio altera.
Extent
VIII, 51, [1] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: text within borders ruled in brown ink; dark brown leather covers; blind-stamped ornamental borders; large blind-stamped mandorla centerpiece; gold-stamped spine title "Ciceronis Orpheus"; marbled endpapers; all edges gilt. Purchase, Paolo Rambaldi, 2000/2001.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24620835
  • ucoclc24620835
Label
Marci Tullii Ciceronis Orpheus, siue, De adolescente studioso, ad Marcum filium Athenas
Publication
Note
  • Facsimile reprint of the original 1594 edition printed in Venice by Giovanni Battista Ciotti; cf. editor's preface, p. III
  • Preface by editor/publisher S.L.G.E. Audin, dated Sept. 23, 1831 in Florence, on p. III-VIII
  • Signatures: *4 A-B4 C10
  • Woodcuts: non-Aldine anchor-and-dolphin device on first (1831) t.p.; Ciotti's device on second t.p., also used by the Accademia Veneziana in 1594 (Minerva within an oval cartouche, with spear and shield bearing head of Medusa cf. F. Ascarelli, Tipografia del '500 in Italia, p. 431); head-piece; ornamental initials
  • Engraving: another device of the Accademia veneziana on p. [1] at end, featuring the female figure of Fame, her left foot on a globe, blowing a trumpet, holding a ribbon with motto "Io volo al ciel per riposarmi in Dio."
Dimensions
18 cm (8vo)
Edition
Editio altera.
Extent
VIII, 51, [1] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: text within borders ruled in brown ink; dark brown leather covers; blind-stamped ornamental borders; large blind-stamped mandorla centerpiece; gold-stamped spine title "Ciceronis Orpheus"; marbled endpapers; all edges gilt. Purchase, Paolo Rambaldi, 2000/2001.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24620835
  • ucoclc24620835

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