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The Resource Petri Bembi ad Herculem Strotium De Virgilii Culice et Terentii fabulis liber

Petri Bembi ad Herculem Strotium De Virgilii Culice et Terentii fabulis liber

Label
Petri Bembi ad Herculem Strotium De Virgilii Culice et Terentii fabulis liber
Title
Petri Bembi ad Herculem Strotium De Virgilii Culice et Terentii fabulis liber
Title variation
De Virgilii Culice et Terentii fabulis liber
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Language
lat
Summary
First ed. of a poetic dialogue on classical themes by Pietro Bembo, Italian cardinal and scholar, and secretary to Pope Leo X, written for his best friend, the poet Ercole Strozzi in December 1529 while Bembo was in Bologna to observe the celebrations of the imperial coronation of Charles V.
Cataloging source
MH
Citation location within source
  • B-586
  • 45:598
  • CNCE 5001
Citation source
  • Adams
  • NUC pre-1956
  • EDIT 16
Index
no index present
LC call number
PA8475.B5
LC item number
P58 1530
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The interlocutors, Hermolaus Barbarus and Pomponius Laetus, discuss the short narrative poem "Culex" ("The Mosquito") attributed to the young Virgil, and the fables of Terence, and discuss the idea of myth and fable in the Renaissance
Label
Petri Bembi ad Herculem Strotium De Virgilii Culice et Terentii fabulis liber
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Caption title
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Printed in italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
  • Signatures: a-d8 e4 (a1 & e3-4 blank)
Dimensions
19 cm. (4to)
Extent
[72] (first 2 and last 4 p. blank)
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: imperfect, blank leaf e4 wanting. Modern boards, covered with a leaf from an old text printed in red and black gothic type; edges stained blue. Purchase, Ludwig Rosenthal, 1987.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: Nineteenth-century dark green cloth and brown leather boards; gold-stamped spine title "De Virgilii Culice. Venetiis 1530"; marbled endpapers. Contemporary marginal ms. annotations. Purchase, Bennett Gilbert, 1988.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)77799269
  • ucoclc77799269
Label
Petri Bembi ad Herculem Strotium De Virgilii Culice et Terentii fabulis liber
Publication
Note
  • Caption title
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Printed in italic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
  • Signatures: a-d8 e4 (a1 & e3-4 blank)
Dimensions
19 cm. (4to)
Extent
[72] (first 2 and last 4 p. blank)
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: imperfect, blank leaf e4 wanting. Modern boards, covered with a leaf from an old text printed in red and black gothic type; edges stained blue. Purchase, Ludwig Rosenthal, 1987.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: Nineteenth-century dark green cloth and brown leather boards; gold-stamped spine title "De Virgilii Culice. Venetiis 1530"; marbled endpapers. Contemporary marginal ms. annotations. Purchase, Bennett Gilbert, 1988.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)77799269
  • ucoclc77799269

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