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Account of Ireland by Giovanni Portinari entitled 'Trattato sopra il regno d'Irlanda'

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MS. Ital. d. 13

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Account of Ireland by Giovanni Portinari entitled 'Trattato sopra il regno d'Irlanda', dedicated to Elizabeth I.

Dates

  • 1568

Extent

107 Leaves

Language of Materials

Italian

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Ital. d. 13, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Ital. d. 13

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16669

Overview

Account of Ireland by Giovanni Portinari entitled 'Trattato sopra il regno d'Irlanda', dedicated to Elizabeth I.

Biographical / Historical

Sir Giovanni Portinari (c.1505-c.1572) was an Italian military engineer.

Custodial History

Christie's, Feb. 1820 (Cox Macro sale), lot 73.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby's, 30 March 1936 (Q. E. Gurney sale), lot 185.

Physical Facet

calf, gilt, arms of Queen Elizabeth on both covers
Title
Account of Ireland by Giovanni Portinari entitled 'Trattato sopra il regno d'Irlanda'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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