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The Resource Uitae Plutarchi Cheronei, nouissime post Iodocu[m] Badiu[m] Asce[n]sium lo[n]ge diligentius repositae maioreq[ue] dilige[n]tia castigatae ; cu[m] copiosiore verioreq[ue] indice ; necnon cu[m] Aemilii Probi Uitis ; vna cu[m] figuris suis locis apte dispositis

Uitae Plutarchi Cheronei, nouissime post Iodocu[m] Badiu[m] Asce[n]sium lo[n]ge diligentius repositae maioreq[ue] dilige[n]tia castigatae ; cu[m] copiosiore verioreq[ue] indice ; necnon cu[m] Aemilii Probi Uitis ; vna cu[m] figuris suis locis apte dispositis

Label
Uitae Plutarchi Cheronei
Title
Uitae Plutarchi Cheronei
Statement of responsibility
nouissime post Iodocu[m] Badiu[m] Asce[n]sium lo[n]ge diligentius repositae maioreq[ue] dilige[n]tia castigatae ; cu[m] copiosiore verioreq[ue] indice ; necnon cu[m] Aemilii Probi Uitis ; vna cu[m] figuris suis locis apte dispositis
Title variation
Vitae Plutarchi Cheronei
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
  • lat
  • grc
  • lat
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • 597
  • 5785
  • p. 528
  • x 462:290
Citation source
  • Essling, V.M. Livres à figures vénetiens
  • Sander
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • NUC pre-1956
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PA4373
LC item number
.V6 1516
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Uitae Plutarchi Cheronei, nouissime post Iodocu[m] Badiu[m] Asce[n]sium lo[n]ge diligentius repositae maioreq[ue] dilige[n]tia castigatae ; cu[m] copiosiore verioreq[ue] indice ; necnon cu[m] Aemilii Probi Uitis ; vna cu[m] figuris suis locis apte dispositis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First fully illustrated ed. of Plutarch's Lives, based on the Badius Ascensius ed. of 1514, edited by Gerardus Vercellanus (cf. leaf CCCXXVIr), and translated into Latin from the Greek by various authors, such as Donato Acciaiuoli, Guarino Veronese, Antonio Beccaria, Leonardo Bruni Aretino, and Francesco Filelfo. Also includes Bruni's lives of Plato and Aristotle, edited by Guarino Veronese, Acciaiuoli's life of Charlemagne, and the lives of Greek statesmen by Aemylius Probus [i.e. Cornelius Nepos]
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: [maltese cross]-2[maltese cross]8 3[maltese cross]10 A-2Y8
  • Woodcuts: title vignette (the Sessa cat-and-mouse device, with monogram "MS"); another Sessa device below colophon (white circle on black background, surmounted by a double cross, with monogram "MS); white grotesque initials on black criblé background (35 x 28 mm.) in index index; white foliated initials on black criblé background (46 x 40 mm.) throughout text; large illustration (11 x 16 cm.) at head of first chapter, depicting the deeds of Theseus, and a smaller vignette (78 x 88 mm.) at the head of each additional vita, illustrating important events from that person's life
  • T.p. in black and red gothic type; text in black roman type, with running titles in gothic; printed marginalia
  • Includes index
Dimensions
31 cm. (fol.)
Extent
[26], CCCLX [i.e. CCCLIX], [1] (last leaf blank)
Lccn
79229024
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: modern panelled tan calf boards; bronze and gold marbled endpapers; all edges gilt. Large illustrated bookplate of Ernesto Pagnoni, with caption "Ex libris Ernesti Pagnoni Mediolanensis"; below is the gold-stamped dark green leather bookplate of Teodoro Becu; marginal annotations throughout text in an early hand. Purchase, E.K. Schreiber, 1987.
Other physical details
ill. (78 wood engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)79742913
  • ucoclc79742913
Label
Uitae Plutarchi Cheronei, nouissime post Iodocu[m] Badiu[m] Asce[n]sium lo[n]ge diligentius repositae maioreq[ue] dilige[n]tia castigatae ; cu[m] copiosiore verioreq[ue] indice ; necnon cu[m] Aemilii Probi Uitis ; vna cu[m] figuris suis locis apte dispositis
Publication
Note
  • First fully illustrated ed. of Plutarch's Lives, based on the Badius Ascensius ed. of 1514, edited by Gerardus Vercellanus (cf. leaf CCCXXVIr), and translated into Latin from the Greek by various authors, such as Donato Acciaiuoli, Guarino Veronese, Antonio Beccaria, Leonardo Bruni Aretino, and Francesco Filelfo. Also includes Bruni's lives of Plato and Aristotle, edited by Guarino Veronese, Acciaiuoli's life of Charlemagne, and the lives of Greek statesmen by Aemylius Probus [i.e. Cornelius Nepos]
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: [maltese cross]-2[maltese cross]8 3[maltese cross]10 A-2Y8
  • Woodcuts: title vignette (the Sessa cat-and-mouse device, with monogram "MS"); another Sessa device below colophon (white circle on black background, surmounted by a double cross, with monogram "MS); white grotesque initials on black criblé background (35 x 28 mm.) in index index; white foliated initials on black criblé background (46 x 40 mm.) throughout text; large illustration (11 x 16 cm.) at head of first chapter, depicting the deeds of Theseus, and a smaller vignette (78 x 88 mm.) at the head of each additional vita, illustrating important events from that person's life
  • T.p. in black and red gothic type; text in black roman type, with running titles in gothic; printed marginalia
  • Includes index
Dimensions
31 cm. (fol.)
Extent
[26], CCCLX [i.e. CCCLIX], [1] (last leaf blank)
Lccn
79229024
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: modern panelled tan calf boards; bronze and gold marbled endpapers; all edges gilt. Large illustrated bookplate of Ernesto Pagnoni, with caption "Ex libris Ernesti Pagnoni Mediolanensis"; below is the gold-stamped dark green leather bookplate of Teodoro Becu; marginal annotations throughout text in an early hand. Purchase, E.K. Schreiber, 1987.
Other physical details
ill. (78 wood engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)79742913
  • ucoclc79742913

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