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PRINTING A BOOK AT VERONA IN 1622, THE ACCOUNT BOOK OF FRANCESCO CALZO LARI. Conor Fahy

PRINTING A BOOK AT VERONA IN 1622, THE ACCOUNT BOOK OF FRANCESCO CALZO LARI.

Edited with an Introduction by Conor Fahy.
Paris: Fondation Custodia, 1993. 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. (8), 171, (25) pages. Edited with an Introduction by Conor Fahy. This book is an account of the production details concerning the printing and distribution of the Musaeum Francisci Calceolarii, a large illustrated volume containing a Latin description by two Veronese doctors, Benedetto Ceruti and Andrea Chiocco, of some of the Calzolari family's natural history collection. The Musaeum was published in 1622 with 800 folio pages and..... READ MORE

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PREFACE                                                    9

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS                                          11

INTRODUCTION                                              13

ILLUSTRATIONS                                             75

TRANSCRIPTION OF ACCOUNT BOOK                             89

GLOSSARY                                                 126

APPENDICES                                               143
  I  Extracts from the Memoirs of Andrea Chiocco         145
  II Bibliographical Description of the 1622 Musaeum     147

LITERATURE CITED IN ABBREVIATED FORM                     152

INDEX OF PROPER NAMES                                    161

REPRODUCTION OF THE
  CALZOLARI ACCOUNT BOOK                                 173