Persio tradotto in verso sciolto e dichiarato

Main Author: Persius Flaccus, Aulus.
Other Authors: Stelluti, Francesco, 1577-ca. 1651.
Format: Book
Language: Italian
Published: Roma, Giacomo Mascardi, 1630
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Item Description: Title page engraved by Mathaeus Greuter. Engraved illus. include 12 figures, depicting the anatomy of the bee (p. 52) and one of the weevil (p. 127) which are "the first illustrations prepared with a microscope that were set forth in a printed book." (Charles Singer, Hist. of biology, New York, 1950, p. 148)
Latin text and Italian translation of the Satires on facing pages, with commentary below.
"Vita di Persio": p. [11-16]
Microfilmed for preservation
Vellum
Inscribed recto front free endpaper, Michail Herminca
Haden Collection
Physical Description: [24], 218, [20] p. : illus., port. ; 22 cm.
Local Notes: Copy 1, minimal level cataloging.
Copy 1, Front paste-down endpaper: bookplate of Logan Clendening; bookseller's description affixed; affixed small red bordered stamp typed, VAULT.
Copy 1, recto title page: inscription in ink, [illegible]
Copy 2, Front paste-down endpaper: gift bookplate, R L Haden; affixed small red bordered stamp typed, H. C.