Cover image for Andrea Alciati and his books of emblems; a biographical and bibliographical study
Title:
Andrea Alciati and his books of emblems; a biographical and bibliographical study
Author:
Green, Henry, 1801-1873.
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Publication Information:
London : Trübner & co., 1872.
Physical Description:
xvi, 344 pages : illustrations, portrait, facsimile ; 23 cm
General Note:
Title in red, within architectural border containing portrait of Andrea Alciati from his Emblemata, Paris, 1602. Arms of Alciati on verso of t.-p. and on cover. Initials; head and tail pieces.

"Edition limited to 250 copies."

Pages [97]-279: "A bibliographical catalogve of the variovs editions of the books of emblems of Andrea Alciati." 179 editions, described as follows: l. Title, transcribed line for line; 2. "Collation copy" described, and references to libraries containing copy; 3. Size; 4. Register; 5. Contents; 6. Emblems, devices and artists; 7. General remarks.
Language:
English
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Format :
Book