Manuscript/Mixed MaterialStoria 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),...
- Contributor: Trevisan, Angelo - Sá, João De - Anghiera, Pietro Martire D - Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1503
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Manuscript/Mixed MaterialDissegni 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 - Fossati, Giorgio - Palladio, Andrea - Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1739
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Manuscript/Mixed Material[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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Manuscript/Mixed Material[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 . 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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Manuscript/Mixed MaterialLibro de arte coquinaria
Libro de arte coqvinaria Ms. codex. Italian. Title from caption, leaf 2. The 64 textual leaves are preceded by one blank leaf and followed by 18 blank leaves. Manuscript recipe on rear pastedown in a different had. Foliated in pencil in a modern hand. Written in a humanistic hand in two tones of brown ink; 31 lines; vertical catchwords; scribal practice on the verso of leaf 83. The...
- Contributor: Maestro Martino - Vehling, Joseph Dommers - Bitting, A. W. (Arvill Wayne) - Bitting, K. G. (Katherine Golden) - Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1460
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