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170
Il novo corteggiano
IL NOVO CORTEGGIANO DE VITA CAUTA ET MORALE. [VENICE: GIOVANNI TACUINO, C. 1530]
Estimate
1,0001,500
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170
Il novo corteggiano
IL NOVO CORTEGGIANO DE VITA CAUTA ET MORALE. [VENICE: GIOVANNI TACUINO, C. 1530]
Estimate
1,0001,500
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Il novo corteggiano
IL NOVO CORTEGGIANO DE VITA CAUTA ET MORALE. [VENICE: GIOVANNI TACUINO, C. 1530]
4to (202 x 152mm.), title within woodcut border, woodcut initials (one with a portrait of a monk), with both final blanks (one used as rear pastedown), contemporary limp vellum, lacking two pairs of alum-tawed ties
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Literature

Edit16 34939; Sander 6978

Catalogue Note

This treatise has been attributed both to Mario Equicola and to Girolamo Savonarola. It is an ascetic treatise with counter-reformation tendencies, with no connection to the renaissance courts of Castiglione.

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