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    Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available This collection consists of materials related to Castelnuovo-Tedesco's professional and personal activities. It includes holograph and copyist music manuscripts, printed music, and libretti for operas, ballets, and other dramatic pieces; orchestral compositions; chamber music; choral and vocal works; and piano and guitar works. The collection also contains writings by and about the composer; correspondence with family members and various notables, including Ernest Bloch, Luigi ...
    • Contributor: Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario
    • Date: 1822
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    [Thesaurus pauperum, in Italian ; Nicolaus, Experimenta in Italian ; On the medicinal value of precious stones ; Medicina che fa partuire la femina ...; Medical treatise ... in Italian ... part ... Manuscript. In Italian and Latin. Title from de Ricci. Thin yellowish parchment, 2 columns, written in brown ink in several hands; 37 lines; foliation is later, in brown ink, with 43 appearing twice. Once part of a larger volume: beginning leaf 1 another foliation appears, starting with 285. At leaf 67 verso appear the names of Lodovigo Fioravante and Stephano Tinelli in a 15th ...
    • Contributor: John XXI - Albertus - Kunz, George Frederick - Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1300

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    Dissegni originali dell' edizione di Palladio di Giorgis Fossati. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Manuscript title on flyleaf. Drawings in pen and ink and wash intended for engraving by Fossati and for inclusion in vol. 10 o f Muttoni's edition of Andrea Palladio's Architettura (Venice, 1740-48); vol. 10 was never published. Leaves 1-14 and 16-24 are signed by Muttoni as designer; the rest are unsigned. Leaves 1-24 bear endorsements dated Jan. 14, 1739 [i.e., 1740]. In solander case ...
    • Contributor: Muttoni, Francesco
    • Date: 1739
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    [Sketchbook on military art, including geometry, fortifications, artillery, mechanics, and pyrotechnics]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Manuscript on paper. Leaves 4-81 so numbered. Mainly pen and ink diagrs. and drawings, some painted with water colors. The text accompanying part of the illus. is in Italian, a few pages are in Spanish. Francesco Tensini, whose work La fortificatione was first published in 1624, is quoted on leaves 29 and [102]. Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1363 Also available in ...
    • Contributor: Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1600
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    Italian captured documents collection, 1925-1945 Unrelated materials captured by American forces during World War II.
    • Date: 1925
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    Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco papers, 1822-1998 This collection consists of materials related to the professional and personal activities of composer Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco. It contains holograph music manuscripts, printed scores, libretti, writings, correspondence, business files, photographs, programs, clippings, and other items that document the life of this influential composer.
    • Contributor: Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario
    • Date: 1822
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    Italian captured documents collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Unrelated materials captured by American forces during World War II. Includes ordnance record book; reports of various infantry regiments and divisions rendered to higher commands; detailed personnel record of army officer, Mattia Giglio; radio station logbooks; maritime radio record book; documents of the Italian supreme command (Esercito. Comando supremo) dealing with operations, courses of instruction, and personnel; register of publications relating to the western ...
    • Contributor: Giglio, Mattia
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    [Sketchbook on military art, including geometry, fortifications, artillery, mechanics, and pyrotechnics]. Manuscript on paper. Leaves 4-81 so numbered. Mainly pen and ink diagrs. and drawings, some painted with water colors. The text accompanying part of the illus. is in Italian, a few pages are in Spanish. Francesco Tensini, whose work La fortificatione was first published in 1624, is quoted on leaves 29 and [102]. Rosenwald 1363 Also available in digital form on the Library of ...
    • Date: 1600

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    Dissegni originali dell' edizione di Palladio di Giorgis Fossati. Manuscript title on flyleaf. Drawings in pen and ink and wash intended for engraving by Fossati and for inclusion in vol. 10 o f Muttoni's edition of Andrea Palladio's Architettura (Venice, 1740-48); vol. 10 was never published. Leaves 1-14 and 16-24 are signed by Muttoni as designer; the rest are unsigned. Leaves 1-24 bear endorsements dated Jan. 14, 1739 [i.e., 1740]. In solander case ...
    • Contributor: Muttoni, Francesco
    • Date: 1739

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    Trevisan manuscript. Storia delle navig. [i.e. navigazioni] del Colo. [i.e. Colombo, or Colocut].
    storia delle navig. del colo. | storia delle navigazioni del colombo, or colocut
    Ms. Title from spine of early 19th-century binding. In Venetian dialect of Italian. The codex assembles in one copy made ca. 1503 a number of reports dating from 1501 to ca. 1503, notably: (ff. 1a-30a) Angelo Trevisan's Italian version, accompanied by four covering letters, of Pietro Martire d'Anghiera's reports on the first three voyages of Columbus (published later as De Orbe Novo, decas 1), ...
    • Date: 1503

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    Cristianesimo svelato, o, Esame dei principi e delli effetti della religione Cristiana. Catalog Record Only Holograph manuscript translation of Holbach's Christianisme dévoilé into Italian by Charles Bellini. Cf. Sowerby. Most of the pages are folio; two insertions measure 23 cm and appear to be quarto. Sowerby, E.M. Cat. of the lib. of Thomas Jefferson, 1275 Forms part of the Jefferson Exhibit Collection. Thomas Jefferson's copy, with the Library of Congress's 1815 bookplate. Formerly shelved as Mss. No. 1. Front ...
    • Contributor: Holbach, Paul Henri Thiry
    • Date: 1761
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    Edizione nazionale dei diari di Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli--Giovanni XXIII /
    Diari di Giovanni XXIII Catalog Record Only
    "Fondazione per le scienze religiose Giovanni XXIII"--P. facing t.p. Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
    • Contributor: John XXIII
    • Date: 1987
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    Storia delle navig. [i.e. navigazioni] del Colo. [i.e. Colombo, or Colocut].
    Storia delle navig. del Colo. | Storia delle navigazioni del Colombo, or Colocut Catalog Record Only
    Ms. Title from spine of early 19th-century binding. In Venetian dialect of Italian. The codex assembles in one copy made ca. 1503 a number of reports dating from 1501 to ca. 1503, notably: (ff. 1a-30a) Angelo Trevisan's Italian version, accompanied by four covering letters, of Pietro Martire d'Anghiera's reports on the first three voyages of Columbus (published later as De Orbe Novo, decas 1), ...
    • Date: 1503
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    Il rinnovamento dei piccoli centri storici : una nuova opportunità di sviluppo imprenditoriale, il caso di Castelnuovo Parano (FR) / Catalog Record Only At head of title: Università degli studi di Roma "La Sapienza", Facoltà di sociologia, corso di laurea in sociologia n.o., tesi di laurea in economia aziendale. "Anno accademico 2004/05." Thesis (master's)--Università degli studi di Roma "La Sapienza", 2005. Selected by rare book curator Daniel De Simone for GenColl. vj01 2006-04-17
    • Contributor: Tartaglia, Orazio Fabio
    • Date: 2005
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    Liber legu[m] et co[n]suetudinu[m] Imperij Romanie, app[ro]batar[um] in [Con]sillio [sic] Rogator[um] vigore part[is] capte in dicto Consilio q[ue] est anotata in principio huius librj. Catalog Record Only Ms. In Venetian dialect of Italian; authorization by Venetian Republic in Latin. Title from caption on prelim. leaf 1b. The primary text begins (leaf 1a): Questo si he lo libro dele vxance delo Imperio de Romania ... Spine title: Uxanze de lo Imperio dè Romania. The text on leaves 1a-46a is a version, with a prologue and 219 chapters, of a code known as ...
    • Contributor: Negropont (Venetian Colony)
    • Date: 1453
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    Itinerario del armata del Rey Católico in India verso la Isola de Iucatan del anno M.D.XVIII. al la quale fu presidente il capitano generale Johan de Grisalva: Il quale e facto per ... Catalog Record Only Early scribal copy of the voyage of Juan de Grijalva to Yucatan. On the order of Velásquez, governor of Cuba, Grijalva sailed along the coasts of Yucatán and mainland Mexico as far as the Panuco river. The account describes the Maya, their customs and way of life, their towns and architecture, food and livestock, as well as religion, including human sacrifice. Díaz also records ...
    • Contributor: Díez, Juan
    • Date: 1518
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    Elizabeth Hunter Morrill collection, Catalog Record Only The collection includes mostly piano-conductor scores and vocal parts Mrs. Morrill extracted from opera scores in the Music Division collection of 18th-century Italian opera. There are also some full scores of early Italian operas and English translations of Italian librettos. It also contains 25 reel-to-reel audiotapes of recordings made by Mrs. Morrill.
    • Contributor: Morrill, Elizabeth Hunter
    • Date: 1951
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    Alfredo Casella autograph letter to H. Blakiston Wilkins, Catalog Record Only An autograph letter of Alfredo Casella, written to an H. Blakiston Wilkins, the curator of the musical instrument collection at the Library of Congress.
    • Contributor: Casella, Alfredo
    • Date: 1937
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    Autograph letter to Count Fattiboni dated 1762 September 30 Catalog Record Only Holograph, signed. Title devised by cataloger. In Italian. In ink. Accompanied by an unattributed engraved, matted portrait of Metastasio (16 x 10 cm). The material described in this catalog record is located in the Music Division, Library of Congress. Purchase; Sotheby's London; Lion Heart Autographs; 2015 May 25. Auction (Music & Continental Books a. Manuscripts) held at Sotheby's Auctions in London on May 28, ...
    • Contributor: Metastasio, Pietro
    • Date: 1762
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    Nicolo Paganini autograph letter to Luigi Guglielmo, germi avvocato in Genova, Italia, Catalog Record Only In ink. Postmarked 16 XII 1833; stamped Genova 23 Dic. Dealers plate on verso of frame in which the letter was acquired: From / Fredk. B. Daniell & Son / F.C. Daniell. / Dealers in old engravings, / drawings, pictures, etc. / 32, Cranbourn Street, / Leicester Square, London, W.C. 2. / Frames of every description / made to order.
    • Contributor: Paganini, Nicol
    • Date: 1833
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    Giacomo Puccini letter to Carlo Clausetti, Catalog Record Only An autograph letter from Giacomo Puccini written to Carlo Clausetti, the representative of Puccini's publisher, Ricordi.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1894
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    Giacomo Puccini letter to Alfredo Vandini, Catalog Record Only An autograph letter from Giacomo Puccini written to Alfredo Vandini.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1902
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    Giacomo Puccini letter to Carlo Clausetti, Catalog Record Only An autograph postcard from Giacomo Puccini written to Carlo Clausetti, the representative of Puccini's publisher, Ricordi.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1903
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    Giacomo Puccini letter to Carlo Clausetti, Catalog Record Only An autograph letter from Giacomo Puccini written to Carlo Clausetti, the representative of Puccini's publisher, Ricordi.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1903
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    Giacomo Puccini note to Alfredo Vandini, Catalog Record Only A printed pictorial card celebrating Giacomo Puccini's wedding. It features a caricature by Nomellini depicting Puccini and Elvira in an embrace. There is an autograph message from Puccini written to his friend Alfredo Vandini.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1903