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The Resource Vita di M. Aurelio imperadore, con le alte, & profonde sue sentenze, notabili documenti, ammirabili essempi, & lodeuole norma di viuere, nuouamente tradotta di spagnuolo in lingua toscana per Mambrino Roseo da Fabriano

Vita di M. Aurelio imperadore, con le alte, & profonde sue sentenze, notabili documenti, ammirabili essempi, & lodeuole norma di viuere, nuouamente tradotta di spagnuolo in lingua toscana per Mambrino Roseo da Fabriano

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Vita di M. Aurelio imperadore, con le alte, & profonde sue sentenze, notabili documenti, ammirabili essempi, & lodeuole norma di viuere
Title
Vita di M. Aurelio imperadore, con le alte, & profonde sue sentenze, notabili documenti, ammirabili essempi, & lodeuole norma di viuere
Statement of responsibility
nuouamente tradotta di spagnuolo in lingua toscana per Mambrino Roseo da Fabriano
Title variation
Vita di M. Avrelio imperadore
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Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • spa
  • ita
Summary
Guevara's fictitious life and letters of the Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius, intended as a portrayal of the perfect prince.
Member of
Cataloging source
HLS
Citation location within source
  • CNCE 22146
  • 110140
  • no. 23
Citation source
  • EDIT 16
  • Palau y Dulcet, A. Manual del librero hispano-americano (2. ed.)
  • Barbieri, F. "Annali della tipografia romana di Baldassarre jr e Girolama Cartolari 1540-1559," La bibliofilia 53 (1951):69-120
Illustrations
coats of arms
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
It was first published in Seville in 1528, and soon became an important Renaissance text with numerous editions in French, Italian, and English
Label
Vita di M. Aurelio imperadore, con le alte, & profonde sue sentenze, notabili documenti, ammirabili essempi, & lodeuole norma di viuere, nuouamente tradotta di spagnuolo in lingua toscana per Mambrino Roseo da Fabriano
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Colophon: "In Roma per Baldasare de Cartolari Perugino. L'anno M. D. XLII."
  • Signatures: [maltese cross]4 A-Z4 Aa-Hh4
  • Last leaf (Hh4) is blank
  • Woodcut medallion portrait of Marcus Aurelius on title-page, with caption encircling frame "M. Aur. Imp. Principum Norma;" woodcut coat of arms on verso of title page
  • Text printed in large roman type
  • "Lettre di M. Aurelio imperadore á diuersi amici suoi": leaves 73-122
  • Printing privilege by Pope Paul III on leaf [2]
  • Mambrino Roseo's dedicatory preface on leaves [3]-[4], addressed to Paolo Luciasco, who was field marshal for troops of Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor
  • Later published under title: Vita, gesti, costumi, discorsi, et lettere di Marco Avrelio ..
  • Not in: Short-title catalogue of books printed in Italy and of Italian books printed in other countries from 1465 to 1600 now in the British Museum
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm (4to)
Extent
[4], 122, [2] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: old vellum boards; manuscript spine title "Vita Marco Aurelio. 1542." Bookseller's ticket on front pastedown of Libreria Antiquaria Mediolanum of Milan. Purchase, Libreria Antiquaria Mediolanum, Jan. 1998.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: bound in 19th-century [?] brown and blue marbled paper over vellum boards; gold-stamped burgundy leather spine title with title "M. Aurelio. Vita." Later ownership inscription on coat of arms on verso of title-page "Joannes Carolus Alfanus." Bookplate on front pastedown of Giannalisa Feltrinelli. Purchase, Maggs Bros., 1999.
Other physical details
1 coat of arms (woodcut)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)77610242
  • ucoclc77610242
Label
Vita di M. Aurelio imperadore, con le alte, & profonde sue sentenze, notabili documenti, ammirabili essempi, & lodeuole norma di viuere, nuouamente tradotta di spagnuolo in lingua toscana per Mambrino Roseo da Fabriano
Publication
Note
  • Colophon: "In Roma per Baldasare de Cartolari Perugino. L'anno M. D. XLII."
  • Signatures: [maltese cross]4 A-Z4 Aa-Hh4
  • Last leaf (Hh4) is blank
  • Woodcut medallion portrait of Marcus Aurelius on title-page, with caption encircling frame "M. Aur. Imp. Principum Norma;" woodcut coat of arms on verso of title page
  • Text printed in large roman type
  • "Lettre di M. Aurelio imperadore á diuersi amici suoi": leaves 73-122
  • Printing privilege by Pope Paul III on leaf [2]
  • Mambrino Roseo's dedicatory preface on leaves [3]-[4], addressed to Paolo Luciasco, who was field marshal for troops of Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor
  • Later published under title: Vita, gesti, costumi, discorsi, et lettere di Marco Avrelio ..
  • Not in: Short-title catalogue of books printed in Italy and of Italian books printed in other countries from 1465 to 1600 now in the British Museum
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm (4to)
Extent
[4], 122, [2] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: old vellum boards; manuscript spine title "Vita Marco Aurelio. 1542." Bookseller's ticket on front pastedown of Libreria Antiquaria Mediolanum of Milan. Purchase, Libreria Antiquaria Mediolanum, Jan. 1998.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: bound in 19th-century [?] brown and blue marbled paper over vellum boards; gold-stamped burgundy leather spine title with title "M. Aurelio. Vita." Later ownership inscription on coat of arms on verso of title-page "Joannes Carolus Alfanus." Bookplate on front pastedown of Giannalisa Feltrinelli. Purchase, Maggs Bros., 1999.
Other physical details
1 coat of arms (woodcut)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)77610242
  • ucoclc77610242

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