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Petrarca, Francesco

Vite dei Pontefici e Imperatori Romani [Italian].


Analysis of Content

[*1v] [Alphabetical table of contents.]

a1r Petrarca, Francesco [pseudo-]: Vite dei Pontefici e Imperatori Romani. ‘Libro degli imperadori et pontefici'. ‘Proemio'. Incipit: ‘[E]ssendo gli humani ingegni naturalmente desiderosi conoscere glegregii fatti de passati . . .’

a1v Petrarca, Francesco [pseudo-]: Vite dei Pontefici e Imperatori Romani. ‘Vita di Caio Iulio Caesare dictatore'. Incipit: ‘[C]aio Iulio Caesare Dictatore, dal quale tutti gli imperadori Caesari sono chiamati . . .’ The work is wrongly ascribed to Petrarch; see E. Pellegrin, Manuscrits de Pétrarque dans les bibliothèques de France, Censimento di codici Petrarcheschi, 2 (Padua, 1966), 320.


Imprint: Florence: Apud Sanctum Jacobum de Ripoli, [not after 3 Feb.] 1478/9. Folio.


Collation: [*2] a b8 c–h I l–q6 r8.


ISTC: ip00420000

Hain: HC (+ Addenda) *12809;

Goff: Goff P‑420;

BMC: BMC VI 623;

Proctor: Pr 6102;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑290; CIBN P‑197; Fiske, p. 191; Sheppard 5077. Microfiche: Unit 4: Chronicles and Historiography: Part I.

LCN: 14493258


Copy number: P-175(1)

Wanting the blank leaf r8.

Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century French black morocco, by Chambolle-Duru, with marbled and gilt-edged leaves; marbled pastedowns, and a yellow, orange, and green bookmark.

Size: 277 × 202 × 20 mm.

Size of leaf: 273 × 189 mm.

Provenance: Purchased from Anatole Claudin, 10 July 1900, no. 98407 for 180 Francs; see Library Bills (1900).

SHELFMARK: Inc. d. I9.1478.1.

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