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Ms. Codex 375 - Corte, Cesare - [Poesie et lettere]
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Author:
Corte, Cesare.
Title:
[Poesie et lettere] [manuscript] / di Cesare Corte (or Curtius).
Origin:
[Italy, 1605-1628
Physical description:
119 leaves : paper ; bound to 312 x 225 mm.
Language(s):
Italian and Latin.
Contents:
Poesie [Italian and some Latin]; idilli; orazioni nella sua laurea; elogio e poesie in lode del fù vescovo di Bergamo; avvertimenti sopra Tacito; poesie de mascherati sanesi; versi nel Cardinal [Julio] Roma; lettere, etc., all or most in the autograph of Corte and with his corrections. Bound in the same volume are various writings addressed to Cesare Corte and pieces (mostly poetry) by Traiano Boccalini, Sigismondo Boldini, Guido Lanzi, Carlo Orchi, Lorenzo Girardelli, Giulio da Brisighella and Girolamo Ghilini.
Provenance:
Formerly owned by Carlo Morbio (note, f. 3r).
Related names:
Curtius, Cesare.
Boccalini, Traiano, 1556-1613.
Boldoni, Sigismondo, ca. 1597-1630.
Brisighella, Guilio da.
Girardelli, Lorenzo.
Ghilini, Girolamo, 1589-1668.
Lanzi, Guido.
Morbio, Carlo, former owner.
Orchi, Carlo.
Subject:
Italian poetry - 17th century.
Form / Genre:
Manuscripts, Italian - 17th century.
Manuscripts, European.
Codices.
Poems.
Notes:
Ms. codex.
Title supplied by cataloger (Zacour-Hirsch).
Foliation: Paper, i (modern paper) + 119 + i (modern paper); [1-119]; modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto.
Script: Written in vairous cursive scripts by many hands, with some poetry signed by Cesare Curtius.
Binding: 19th-century[?] half morocco.
Origin: Written in northern Italy, 1605-1628 (Zacour-Hirsch).
Indexed / Referenced in:
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), p. 119 (Ms. Italian 134).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Codex 375.
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Codex 375

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Collection: Other
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Italian
Century: 17th century
Date: 1605
Genre: Codices
Genre: Manuscripts, European
Genre: Manuscripts, Italian - 17th century
Genre: Poems
Subject: Italian poetry
Author: Corte, Cesare
Related names: Boccalini, Traiano, 1556-1613
Related names: Boldoni, Sigismondo, ca. 1597-1630
Related names: Brisighella, Guilio da
Related names: Curtius, Cesare
Related names: Ghilini, Girolamo, 1589-1668
Page material: Paper