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Mambelli (Giuliano), 1879-1960

Gli annali delle edizioni virgiliane (Biblioteca di Bibliografica italiana, 27)

Florence, Leo S. Olschki, 1954
(26 cm), 392 pp. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Still the standard modern bibliography of early editions of Vergil, listing printed editions to 1850. Translations are listed, not only in the major European languages, but also in Polish, Bohemian, Armenian, and others, and in addition there are about 90 entries for imitations, parodies, and centos. Only edition.

Offered with Davies (Martin) and Goldfinch (John), Vergil: a census of printed editions 1469-1500 (Occasional Papers of the Bibliographical Society, 7), London: Bibliographical Society, 1992. ¶ Very good copies.

Subjects
Author bibliography - Virgil, 70 BC-19 BC
Authors/Creators
Davies, Martin, born 1951, editor
Goldfinch, John, editor
Mambelli, Giuliano, 1879-1960
Other names
Virgil, 70 BC-19 BC
ISBN
0948170085
9780948170089
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  • Mambelli (Giuliano), 1879-1960

    Gli annali delle edizioni virgiliane (Biblioteca di Bibliografica italiana, 27)

    Florence, Leo S. Olschki, 1954
    (25.5 cm), 392 (4) pp. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Only edition. Out of print (www.olschki.it/libro/9788822218117). ¶ Very good, unmarked copy.
  • Davies (Martin), born 1951; Goldfinch (John), editors

    Vergil : a census of printed editions 1469-1500 (Occasional Papers of the Bibliographical Society, 7)

    London, Bibliographical Society, 1992
    (30 cm), 124 pp., frontispiece, illustrations. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Centenary update of W.A. Copinger’s “Incunabula Virgiliana” (published in The Library, volume 2, 1893-1894, pp.125-226), listing 179 editions printed before 1501, a few post-incunables, and notices of “doubtful editions”. “Una ricca miniera di dati, uno strumento prezioso per tutte le ricerche che si ricollegano alia fortuna di Virgilio nel Quattrocento” (from a review by Edoardo Barbieri, in Aevum, Anno 68, May-August 1994, pp.462-468). ¶ Corner of upper wrapper creased; otherwise a very good copy.
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