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  • Historia Griseldis.


  • Petrarca, Francesco, 1304-1374.
  • Steinhöwel, Heinrich, 1412-1482? translator.
  • Zainer, Johann, active 1465-1493, printer.
  • Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • [Ulm, Johann Zainer, 1473 or 1474]


  • -  Griselda (Legendary character)
  • -  Germany--Ulm


  • Incunabula--Germany--Ulm--1473


  • -  Translated by Heinrich Steinhöwel.
  • -  Signatures: [a¹²].
  • -  Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries, P-404
  • -  Bühler, C.F. 15th cent. editions of Petrarch's Historia Griseldis (Library quarterly, XV (1945), p. 231-236), no. V
  • -  Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 50
  • -  LC copy: initial strokes supplied in red. Unbound, in blue velvet case.
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.


  • [12] leaves (the last blank?, wanting). woodcuts: illus., border, initials. 29.8 cm. (fol.)

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Incun. X .P48

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 48035405

Online Format

  • pdf
  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Petrarca, Francesco, Heinrich Steinhöwel, Johann Zainer, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Historia Griseldis. [Ulm, Johann Zainer, or 1474, 1473] Pdf.

APA citation style:

Petrarca, F., Steinhöwel, H., Zainer, J. & Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. (1473) Historia Griseldis. [Ulm, Johann Zainer, or 1474] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Petrarca, Francesco, et al. Historia Griseldis. [Ulm, Johann Zainer, or 1474, 1473] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.