Finding-Aid for the Aldo Pio Manuzio Collection (VMF109)


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Collection Outline

Descriptive Summary

Restrictions

Administrative Information


Collection Outline

Review of Aldus Manutius and his thesaurus cornucopiae of 1496. 1959: Jan.-Feb.

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Manuzio , Aldo Pio , 1449 or 50 - 1515
Title: Aldo Pio Manuzio Collection
Identification: VMF109[Accessions: 1056]

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Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

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Administrative Information

Sources

Purchase

Processing: October, 1969

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Box/folder
5/Manuzio

Review of Aldus Manutius and his thesaurus cornucopiae of 1496., 1959: Jan.-Feb. (1 item (6pp.))

Prologue translated by Antiji Lemke. Introduction by Donald P. Bean. [Syracuse, Syracuse University Press [c. 1958] Author unknown. Includes An Aldus prologue-book, ts. with ms. revisions, and Aldus as an editor, ts. with ms. revisions, which appear to be earlier drafts of the final draft. In all the drafts the reviewer discusses what Manuzio was attempting to do in the thesaurus, the great effort Manuzio expended in compiling it, and the physical appearance of the facsimile. In the final version the reviewer also mentions a smaller edition.

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