London, South Kensington
9 July 2002
ARIOSTO, Ludovico (1474-1533). Orlando Furioso ... nuovamente da lui Proprio Corretto e daltri Canti Nuovi Ampliato Nuova, Venice: Aluise Torti, 1535. Title printed in red and black with woodcut portrait of the author, printed in double column. (Title and first few leaves with light waterstaining, occasional light staining, a few spots). Late 17th-century polished calf, covers ruled in blind, spine gilt in compartments. Provenance: early manuscript "Tavola de Canti" inserted before title, ink lines on title, paginated in manuscript; (?)"Devegger 1811" (inscription on front pastedown). Brunet I, 429: "Conform l' édit. de 1532." This edition not in Adams.
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