Lot 2002: ARIOSTO, LODOVICO. 1474-1533.

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Description: Orlando Furioso...di duovo ristampato con nuova giunta di cinque canti....[with] Espositione di tuttii vocaboli, et luoghi difficili.... Venice: Gabriel Giolito de Ferrari, 1549. 3 parts in 1 volume. 4to (218 x 144 mm). A-3Dυ8 *-4*υ8. Italic type, text in two columns. Vignette title and section titles, woodcut initials, head and tail pieces, and woodcut vignettes throughout. Period vellum, manuscript spine title. Wear to fore-edge of title page, ownership signature to title, front hinge tightened. The second Giolito edition to contain the Cinque Canti, to which Giolito added several stanzas not to be found in the Aldine edition of 1545. Boiardo Orlando innamorato 66 ff.
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