La commedia di Dante Alighieri

Title:
La commedia di Dante Alighieri
Library:
Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana
Language:
Italian
City:
VENEZIA (VENEDIG, Venice), Italy
Shelf Mark:
It. IX, 276 ( = 6902)
Alternate Names:
La divina commedia -- The divine comedy -- Comedia -
Origin:
Italy
Dimensions:
78 folios - 430 x 280 mm.
Date Description:
Last quarter of the 14th century
Author:
Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321 --
Content:
Inferno, Purgatorio, Paradiso -- Hell, Purgatory, Heaven --
Hand:
Italian gothic bookhand, in two columns --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
numerous (over 200) framed scenes -- occasionally a person is pointing outside the frame (e.g. fol. 30) -- gold is used --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books Oversize PQ 4301 .A1 2009 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
color facsimile of the entire manuscript --
Publication Date:
2009
Place of Publication:
Torino (Turin), Italy
Publisher:
UTET
Type of Text:
cosmology, epic, religious, secular, vernacular, vernacular literature, verse