Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Codex 294 Trattato come si coltivino li giardini
TitleTrattato come si coltivino li giardini
Call numberMs. Codex 294
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 1580906
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Written in Italy in the late 17th century (Zacour-Hirsch).
- between 1675 and 1699
Treatise on gardening.
- Ms. codex.
- Title from title page (f. 1r).
- Heading and incipit (f. 3r): Risposta di lettera ad un amico. Mi recerchi con gran premura la descrittione del mio giardinetto ...
Extent35 leaves : 201 x 141 (162 x 113) mm. bound to 208 x 145 mm
FoliationPaper, i (modern paper) + 35 + i (modern paper); [ii], 1-28, [iv], contemporary foliation in ink, upper right recto; 168-202, second set of contemporary foliation in ink, lower center recto; [1-35], modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto. The second set of contemporary foliation indicates that this work was probably at one time bound into a larger volume.
BindingModern boards. Modern rebinding has eliminated the gutter on the verso side of each leaf and has thereby caused some text to be lost. Some stains and smudges.
- Accessioned, 1959.
- Gardening--Early works to 1800
- Manuscripts, Italian--17th century
- Manuscripts, European
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