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The Resource Messer Pietro mio : letters between Lucrezia Borgia & Pietro Bembo, translation & preface, Hugh Shankland ; wood engravings, Richard Shirley Smith

Messer Pietro mio : letters between Lucrezia Borgia & Pietro Bembo, translation & preface, Hugh Shankland ; wood engravings, Richard Shirley Smith

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Messer Pietro mio : letters between Lucrezia Borgia & Pietro Bembo
Title
Messer Pietro mio
Title remainder
letters between Lucrezia Borgia & Pietro Bembo
Statement of responsibility
translation & preface, Hugh Shankland ; wood engravings, Richard Shirley Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • mul
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1480-1519
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Borgia, Lucrezia
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1470-1547
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  • Bembo, Pietro
  • Shankland, Hugh
  • Smith, Richard Shirley
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  • Nobility
  • Humanists
  • Italy
  • Borgia, Lucrezia
  • Bembo, Pietro
  • Borgia, Lucrezia
  • Bembo, Pietro
Label
Messer Pietro mio : letters between Lucrezia Borgia & Pietro Bembo, translation & preface, Hugh Shankland ; wood engravings, Richard Shirley Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Limited to one hundred and fifty copies, numbered 1-135, & A-O for the fifteen special copies with an extra set of signed prints. This copy is no. 79, signed by the illustrator
  • The 9 extant letters from Lucrezia Borgia to Cardinal Bembo are preserved in the Biblioteca ambrosiana, Milan (Ms. H.246); they were published in 1859 under title: Lettere di Lucrezia Borgia a messer Pietro Bembo. Six were in Italian, 3 in Spanish. Cardinal Bembo's letters were selected from various published and unpublished sources
  • Includes 6 poems (1 in Spanish, 5 in Italian) with English translations
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 45
Control code
l80086146342
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
46, [66] p
Isbn
9780948021053
Lccn
lc86146342
Other physical details
ill
Label
Messer Pietro mio : letters between Lucrezia Borgia & Pietro Bembo, translation & preface, Hugh Shankland ; wood engravings, Richard Shirley Smith
Publication
Note
  • Limited to one hundred and fifty copies, numbered 1-135, & A-O for the fifteen special copies with an extra set of signed prints. This copy is no. 79, signed by the illustrator
  • The 9 extant letters from Lucrezia Borgia to Cardinal Bembo are preserved in the Biblioteca ambrosiana, Milan (Ms. H.246); they were published in 1859 under title: Lettere di Lucrezia Borgia a messer Pietro Bembo. Six were in Italian, 3 in Spanish. Cardinal Bembo's letters were selected from various published and unpublished sources
  • Includes 6 poems (1 in Spanish, 5 in Italian) with English translations
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 45
Control code
l80086146342
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
46, [66] p
Isbn
9780948021053
Lccn
lc86146342
Other physical details
ill

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