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Ms. Codex 347 - Chiesa, Sebastiano - Capitolo de Frati : Distinto Raguaglio de loro Usi, Maneggi, e Costumi
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20191003130226.0
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__|a  (OCoLC)ocn155964448
__|a  (OCoLC)155964448
__|a  (CStRLIN)PAUR95-A484
__|a  (PU)1580983-penndb-Voyager
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__|a  PU |e  amremm |c  PAULM |d  PAULM
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__|a  ocn122470349
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_9|a  Ms. Codex 347
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1_|a  Chiesa, Sebastiano.
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10|a  Capitolo de Frati |h  [manuscript] |b  Distinto Raguaglio de loro Usi, Maneggi, e Costumi / |c  Opera del Padre N.N. Agostiniano.
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3_|a  Capitolo Fratesco
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__|a  [Italy], |c  1754.
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__|a  70, 72 leaves : |b  paper ; |c  167 x 128 (98 x 85) mm. bound to 168 x 130 mm.
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__|a  Ms. codex.
__|a  Title, attribution and date from title page (v.1, p. i).
__|a  This work is known from other sources as "Il Capitolo Fratesco."
__|a  Note inside upper cover, v. 1: "Autore di quest' Opera è il Padre Tisabesano Secchia [sic]" (known from other sources as "Tisabesano Sechia"). This note appears to be in a slightly later hand than the text. A modern pencil note adds that this is a pseudonym for Sebastiano Chiesa, who is identified in other sources as the author of this poem.
__|a  Incipit (v. 1, p. 1): Canto primo. / Argomento. / Del Capitol Fratesco all' assegnato / Luogo arrivano i Frati a schiere, a schiere: / si grida, e rumoreggia in ogni Lato / ...
__|a  Incipit of first stanza of Canto primo (v. 1, p. 2): Del poetico genio altri la vena / co i liquor d' Ippocrene è di permesso / ...
__|a  Pagination: v. 1: Paper, 70; [ii], 1-137, [138]; v. 2: Paper, 72; [ii], 1-139, [140], [ii]; contemporary pagination in ink, upper outer corners. There are occasional traces of other marginal numbers that were cut away when the leaves were trimmed at the time of binding.
__|a  Script: Written in a cursive script by a single hand.
__|a  Binding: Contemporary boards. Covers worn, especially at spine and edges. Front pastedown of first volume is pulling away from inside upper cover.
__|a  Origin: Written in Italy, 1754 (v.1, p. i).
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4_|a  Described in Zacour, Norman P. and Hirsch, Rudolf. Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Libraries of the University of Pennsylvania to 1800 (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1965), |c  p. 132 (Ms. Italian 194). For another copy/version of the same text, cf. p. 113 (Ms. Italian 103, reclassed to UPenn Ms. Codex 346).
4_|a  Backer, Augustin de. Bibliothèque de la Compagnie de Jésus. Nouv. éd. par Carlos Sommervogel (Bruxelles: O. Schepens; Paris: A. Picard, 1890-1932 [Louvain: Editions de la Bibliothèque S.J., Collège Philosophique et Théologique, 1960]), |c  II, 1124-1125. Contains a description of a ms. of the same text under the title "Il capitolo fratesco; poema di Tisabesano Sechia," with reference to mss. in London, Paris and Forli.
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__|a  Poem satirizing the Franciscan order, to which the writer appears to have belonged. Consists of eight cantos, arranged in 8-line stanzas, with volume one containing Cantos 1-4 and volume two containing Cantos 5-8. This manuscript consists only part of the entire work. The text of the poem as known from other sources consists of 16 cantos in all.
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__|a  UPenn Ms. Codex 347
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__|a  Italian.
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1_|a  Purchased, 1963.
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20|a  Catholic Church |x  Discipline.
20|a  Franciscans |v  Humor.
20|a  Franciscans |x  In literature.
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_0|a  Italian literature.
_0|a  Italian poetry.
_0|a  Monasticism and religious orders |v  Humor.
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_7|a  Codices. |2  aat
_7|a  Poems. |2  aat
_7|a  Satires. |2  aat
_0|a  Manuscripts, Italian |y  18th century.
_0|a  Manuscripts, European.
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0_|a  Del Capitol Fratesco all' assegnato luogo arrivano i Frati a schiere, a schiere: si grida, e rumoreggia in ogni lato.
0_|a  Del poetico genio altri la vena co i liquor d' Ippocrene è di permeso.
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__|b  Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts |a  University of Pennsylvania |e  3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206. |j  Ms. Codex 347
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__|a  C0 |b  PAULM
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__|a  DLA |b  20131024

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Collection: Other
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Italian
Century: 18th century
Date: 1794
Genre: Codices
Genre: Manuscripts, European
Genre: Manuscripts, Italian - 18th century
Genre: Poems
Genre: Satires
Subject: Catholic Church
Subject: Discipline
Subject: Franciscans
Subject: In literature
Subject: Italian literature
Author: Chiesa, Sebastiano
Page material: Paper