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Orlando furioso: /
translated from the Italian of Lodovico Ariosto ; with notes: by John Hoole.
imprint
London : Printed for the author; sold by C. Bathurst; T. Payne and Son; J. Dodsley; J. Robson; T. Cadell; G. Nicol; J. Murray; J. Walter; T. and W. Lowndes; J. Sewell; J. Stockdale; and J. Phillips, 1783.
description
5 volumes : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm.
format(s)
Book
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imprint
London : Printed for the author; sold by C. Bathurst; T. Payne and Son; J. Dodsley; J. Robson; T. Cadell; G. Nicol; J. Murray; J. Walter; T. and W. Lowndes; J. Sewell; J. Stockdale; and J. Phillips, 1783.
citation/reference
Bentley, G.E., Blake books, 417A
general note
"The life of Ariosto: extracted from Pigna, Fornari, Garafolo, Mazzuchelli, and others": volume 1, pages [lv]-cxiv.
Dedication head-piece engraved by Jn: Hall.
Includes one plate engraved by William Blake after a Stothard drawing. Plate used as frontispiece to volume III.
Other plates engraved by F. Bartolozzi, I. Hall, Anker Smith, Collyer, Heath, and J. Caldwall after illustrations by Angellica Kauffmann, Stothard, Metz, and W. Hamilton.
local note
Victoria University Library copy 1 volumes have armorial bookplate of E.W. Wynne Pendarves; copy 2 volumes have bookplate of Essex Institute (dated 1967).
catalogue key
5867241
 
Gift to Victoria University Library (copies 1 & 2). Bentley, G.E., Jr. 2005/10/01.

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