Il canzoniere Palatino, Biblioteca nazionale centrale di Firenze, Banco rari 217, ex Palatino 418 --

Title:
Il canzoniere Palatino, Biblioteca nazionale centrale di Firenze, Banco rari 217, ex Palatino 418 --
Library:
Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale
Language:
Italian, vernacular
City:
FIRENZE (FLORENCE, Florenz), Italy
Shelf Mark:
Banco Rari 217 (olim Palatino 418)
Alternate Names:
sigla P -- canzoniere Palatino -- Florentine canzoniere palatino --
Origin:
Florence, Italy or Pistoia, Italy
Dimensions:
78 folios -- ca. 230 x 160 mm.
Date Description:
End of the thirteenth century
Content:
Songbook -- chansonnier -- canzone, ballads, sonnets -- believed to be the oldest of the three early Italian canzoniere --
Hand:
one scribe only (from Pistoia, see p. 342 of commentary) -- littera textualis --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
full page illumination on fol. 1r - many inhabited initials, in Bologna style (fols. 2r-61v) -- smaller decorated initials (fols. 63r- 70v) --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Hesburgh Library General Collection PQ 4128 .C6 C359 2000, v. 3 & 4
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
full-size color photographic reproduction of the entire manuscript -- each reproduced page is surrounded by white margin --
Series:
I canzonieri della lirica italiana dell origini 3 & 4 -- Biblioteche e Archivi 6.3 & 6.4 --
Publication Date:
2000
Place of Publication:
Florence, Italy
Publisher:
SISMEL -- Edizioni del Galluzzo
Printer:
Tipogriafia Tuderte, Todi, Itally
Notes:
Commentary on the manuscript is in vol. 4, pp. 299-415 --
Type of Text:
chansonnier, secular, songbook, songs, vernacular, verse