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Dante: Con Tauole, Argomenti, & Allegorie, & Riformato, Riueduto, & Ridotto Alla Sua Uera Lettura, Per Francesco Sansovino Fiorentino

con l'espositione di Christoforo Landino, et di Alessandro Vellvtello, sopra la sua comedia dell' Inferno, del Purgatorio, & del Paradiso
Format
Book; Online
Description
[28], 163, [4], 164-392 leaves, [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 31 cm. (fol.)
Uniform Title
Divina commedia
Published
In Venetia : Appresso Giouambattista, Marchiò Sessa, & fratelli, 1564.
Language
Italian
Notes
  • First edition to contain both the commentaries by Landino and Vellutello published by Francesco Sansovino, Mambelli 40; Adams, Cambridge, D103; BM 48:475.
  • Illustrated with the woodcuts from Marcolini's edition of 1544, as well as the first appearance of AB's woodcut portrait of Dante.
  • Colophon: In Venetia, Appresso Domenico Nicolino, per Giouambattista, Marchio Sessa et Fratelli, MDLXIIII.
  • Collation: *8 **6 ***4 [cross]10 A-V8 X12 Y-CCC8.
  • Portrait of Dante on t.-p.
  • Printer's mark on verso of last leaf.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Armorial bookplate of Thomas Philip, Earl de Grey, West Park. Gift of Cumming-West.
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PQ4302 1564