Contrasto degli uomini e delle donne [Italian].
Analysis of Content
a1v [Pucci, Antonio]: Contrasto degli uomini e delle donne. Incipit: ‘Nuoua question di femina e tristitia | ua amaestrando chi tista audire'; terza rima.
Imprint: [Florence: Lorenzo Morgiani, between 1496 and 1497]. 4°.
Types: Type: 85 R.
Leaves: 6 leaves, 2 columns.
Line number: Four eight-line stanzas to the column, with spaces.
Type area: Type area: 151 ×121 mm (a2r).
Illustrations: Woodcut on a1r: on left, two men standing, one disputing with two women; in background, a house, a man looking out of a window to right; see Kristeller 215.e(?). Lombard on a1v.
Remarks: Leaf a1r, title: ‘¶ Elcontraſto deglihuomini& delle donne ||'; [woodcut]; a1v: ‘Nuoua [qui]ſtiō difemina e/ triſtitia | . . .'; a6v, colophon: ‘¶ Finito ilcontraſto deglhuomini & delle donne'.
Proctor: Pr 6386;
Others: Sander 2143; Sheppard 5257-8.
Copy number: P-538(1)
Binding: Nineteenth-century(?) red morocco, by Bauzonnet-Trautz, three gold fillets on the covers and the spine gold-tooled. Gilt-edged leaves, marbled pastedowns, and green silk bookmark.
Size: 210 × 143 × 4 mm.
Size of leaf: 209 × 138 mm.
‘735' in brown ink on a slip of paper now pasted onto front endleaf.
Provenance: Guglielmo Bruto Icilio Timoleone, Conte Libri Carrucci della Sommaia (1803-1869); sale (28 June 1847), lot 1470, evidently bought in; purchased at sale (1 Aug. 1859), lot 735. Not identified in Books Purchased (1859).
SHELFMARK: Mortara adds. 59.
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