Ludovico Ariosto - Orlando Furioso - 1730

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Ludovico Ariosto - Orlando Furioso - 1730
Littérature, Livres illustrés - Quantité : 1 - hors-texte collé - Livre

“Orlando Furioso di M. Ludovico Ariosto delle annotazioni dè più celebri autori che sopra esso hanno scritto”
Venice, 1730, Stefano Orlandini’s printing shop.
In folio 38 x 27 cm
Typographic brand on the title page.
P.P. portrait of the author. Etching by Carlo Orsolini (Venice 1707 - Rome 1780)
47 full-page etchings + 6 full-page etchings for the Songs, by Giuseppe Filosi (Venice 1704 - Vienna 1744).
Large etching illustration for each song.
Illuminated initials, elaborate ends.
The first volume has 50 unnumbered pages containing: preface, life, indexes and explanatory writings on the work. The text of the Orlando Furioso follows, in 576 numbered pages and 46 engravings. Moreover comedies in verse, a letter to Cardinal Pietro Bembo, rhymes, satires and Latin poems.
The second volume has 400 numbered pages and 6 engravings and 5 songs (comments by Lavezzuola and Toscanella), 5 comedies in verses, rhymes and satires.
- Ex Libris Henry Cabot Lodge, American Republican senator (12 May 1850 - 9 November 1924)
Frontispiece with professional restoration from the mid-1800s, labellum on the spine with the author's name and book title.
Well preserved volume, with old notes in pencil on the margin. Light binding with signs of wear.

Informations du lot
Object
Livre
Nombre de livres
1
Sujet
Littérature, Livres illustrés
Auteur/ Illustrateur
Ludovico Ariosto
Titre du livre
Orlando Furioso
État
Bon état
Année de publication de l’ouvrage le plus ancien
1730
Édition
Édition illustrée
Langue
Italien
Langue originale
Oui
Éditeur
Stefano Orlandini
Reliure
Couverture rigide
Extras
hors-texte collé
Nombre de pages
1000
Dimensions
38×27 cm
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