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Orlando furioso /
translated from the Italian of Lodovico Ariosto ; with notes by John Hoole.
imprint
London : Printed for Otridge and Son; R. Faulder; J. Cuthell; J. Walker; R. Lea; Ogilvy and Son; Lackington, Allen, and Co.; Cadell and Davis; T.N. Longman; W.I. and J. Richardson; and Vernor and Hood, 1799.
description
5 volumes : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm.
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imprint
London : Printed for Otridge and Son; R. Faulder; J. Cuthell; J. Walker; R. Lea; Ogilvy and Son; Lackington, Allen, and Co.; Cadell and Davis; T.N. Longman; W.I. and J. Richardson; and Vernor and Hood, 1799.
citation/reference
Bentley, G.E., Blake books, 417D
general note
"The life of Ariosto: extracted from Pigna, Fornari, Garafolo, Mazzuchelli, and others": volume 1, pages [xlix]-cii.
Includes index.
Other plates are engraved by F. Bartolozzi, Anker Smith, Collyer, Heath and J. Caldwall after illustrations by Angellica Kauffman, Thomas Stothard, Metz, and W. Hamilton.
Volume 1 has title vignette (portrait). Engraved by I. Hall.
Volume 2 is called "A new ed."
Volume 3 has plate, opposite page 164, by William Blake after a Thomas Stothard drawing.
local note
Victoria University Library copy has advertisements bound in at front of volume 1 and end of volume 5.
Victoria University Library copy has signature of Ann Fowler on title-page of each volume; and book-plate of Edward H. R. Tatham in each.
Victoria University Library copy: Volume imprints vary slightly.
catalogue key
5867769
 
Gift to Victoria University Library. Bentley, G.E., Jr. 2005/10/01.

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