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Nineteen Italian songs

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MS. Mus. g. 1

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Nineteen Italian songs, with music: the first two begin 'A mè queste cose 'and 'Ben' che nota è la frode', and each has an elaborate pen-and-ink drawing forming the first letter. On one of these drawings (at fol. 62) is the motto 'Non plus ultra.'

Dates

  • Written in the second half of the 17th century in England

Extent

150 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Italian

Preferred Citation

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

MS. Mus. g. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20446

Abstract

Nineteen Italian songs

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 30646

Immediate Source of Acquisition

A nearly erased receipt of the 18th cent. is on the cover. Referenced about 1887.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

4 1/8 × 10 1/8 in.
Title
Nineteen Italian songs
Status
Published
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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