Le piacevoli poesie Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Le piacevoli poesie

Creator

  • Author: Baretti, Giuseppe Marco Antonio, 1719-1789.
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Author of introduction, etc.: Gozzi, Gasparo, conte, 1713-1786.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "Il Conte Gasparo Gozzi, Viniziano, a chi ha cara la sua salute"--P. 3.

Publisher

  • Name: Filippo Antonio Campana
    Place of Publication: Turin, Italy
    Additional Info: "Nella stamperia di Filippo Antonio Campana, con licenza de' superiori"--P.160.

Date

  • Creation: 1750

Language

  • Italian

Description

  • Content Description: This is a ca. 1750 copy of "Le piacevoli poesie di Giuseppe Baretti" (The Pleasing Poetry of Giuseppe Baretti). Although Baretti is primarily remembered for his frequent travels throughout Italy, England, France, and Portugal, which he recounted in his "Lettere familiari ai suoi tre fratelli," he was also a scholar, linguist, poet, translator, and journalist. He wrote "Le piacevoli poesie di Giuseppe Baretti" in 1750. The poetry imitated the style of Fancesco Berni, a 16th-century Italian poet who wrote parodies and burlesque letters-much of it obscene in nature. The introduction of this work was written by the Venetian Count Gasparo Gozzi, himself a poet, prose writer, journalist, critic, and also the brother of Baretti's friend, Carlo Gozzi. The library's copy of "Le piacevoli poesie" is bound with the following librettos: "Ifigenia in Aulide" by Vittorio Amedeo Cigna-Santi; “Catone in Utica,” by Pietro Metastasio; "Sofonisba" by Mattia Verazi; and "Arianne e Teseo" by Pietro Pariati.
  • Physical Description: 160 p. ; 17 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Italian poetry -- 18th century.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Collection

  • Name: Virtual Music Rare Book Room
    Code: VRBR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Music Library
    Code: UNTML

Rights

  • Rights Statement: VRBR - Virtual Music Rare Book Room

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • OCLC: 22171884
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2316832
  • Call Number: ML50.2.I45 B4 1762
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc39296

Note

  • Display Note: Full title as appears in the t.p.: "Le piacevoli poesie di Giuseppe Baretti, Torinese." The English translation of this title is, "The Pleasing Poetry of Giuseppe Baretti of Turin."
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Omniscan creationAppVersion: 11 creationHardware: Zeutschel OS 10000