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Enciclopedia Metodica Critico-Ragionata Delle Belle Arti Dell'Abate D. Pietro Zani Fidentino Parte Prima Vol. I. (- Parte Seconda Vol. IX.)

Pietro Zani abate

RA Collection: Book

Record number

06/3544

Author

Imprint

Parma: Dalla Tipografia Ducale, MDCCCXIX. (- MDCCCXXII.)

Physical Description

28 vols.; 218 mm. (Octavo.)

General Note

Part I: Vol. I: [8], 355, [5] p. - Vol. II: 339, [3] p. - Vol. III: 343, [1] p. - Vol. IV: 318, [2] p. - Vol. V: 365, [3] p. - Vol. VI: 356 p. - Vol. VII: 412 p. - Vol. VIII: 288 p. - Vol. IX: 385, [3] p. - Vol. X: 467, [1] p. - Vol. XI: 351, [1] p. - Vol. XII: 331, [3] p. - Vol. XIII: 478, [2] p. - Vol. XIV: 344, [2] p. - Vol. XV: 370, [2] p. - Vol. XVI: 357, [3] p. - Vol. XVII: 405, [3] p. - Vol. XVIII: 365, [3] p. - Vol. XIX: 462, [2] p. Part II: Vol. I: [4], 354 p. - Vol. II: 391, [1] p. - Vol. III: 388 p. - Vol. IV: 402, [2] p. - Vol. V: 392 p. - Vol. VI: 404 p. - Vol. VII: 376 p. - Vol. VIII: 310, [2] p. - Vol. IX: 308 p.

Contents

Part I: v.1: [T.p., dedic.] - [Text, preliminary discourses & letter A] - Indice; [note] - Errori Correzioni. - v.2: [T.p.] - [Text, letter A] - Indice - Avvertimento. - v.3: [T.p.] - [Text, letter B] - Indice - Errori Correzioni. - v.4: [T.p.] - [Text, letter B] - Indice - Errori Correzioni. - v.5: [T.p.] - [Text, letters B, C] - Primo (Secondo) Indice. - v.6: [T.p.] - [Text, letter C] - Indice. - v.7: [T.p.] - [Text, letters C, D] - Primo (Secondo) Indice. - v.8: [T.p.] - [Text, letters D, E, F] - Indice. - v.9: [T.p.] - [Text, letter F] - Indice. - v.10: [T.p.] - [Text, letters G, H] - Indice. - v.11: [T.p.] - [Text, letters I, J, K, L] - Indice. - v.12: [T.p.] - [Text, letters L, M] - Indice. - v.13: [T.p.] - [Text, letter M] - Indice. - v.14: [T.p.] - [Text, letters N, O, P] - Indice. - v.15: [T.p.] - [Text, letters P, Q] - Indice. - v.16: [T.p.] - [Text, letters R, S] - Indice. - v.17: [T.p.] - [Text, letter S] - Indice. - v.18: [T.p.] - [Letters S, T] - Indice. - v.19: [T.p.] - [Text, letters V-Z] - Indice. Part II: v.1: [Half-t., t.p.] - [Text, Bibbie] - Indice. - v.2: [T.p.] - [Text, Bibbie, Vecchio Testamento] - Indice - Errori Correzioni. - v.3: [T.p.] - [Text, Vecchio Testamento] - Indice. - v.4: [T.p.] - [Text, Vecchio Testamento] - Indice - Errori Correzioni. - v.5: [T.p.] - [Text, Nuovo Testamento] - Indice; Errori. - v.6: [T.p.] - [Text, Nuovo Testamento] - Primo (Secondo) Indice. - v.7: [T.p.] - [Text, Nuovo Testamento] - Primo (Secondo) Indice. - v.8: [T.p.] - [Text, Nuovo Testamento] - Indice. - v.9: [T.p.] - [Text, Nuovo Testamento] - Indice.

Responsibility Note

The work is dedicated by Pietro Zani to Maria Luigia Duchessa di Parma (formerly Marie Louise, empress of France).

Summary Note

The Parte Prima and Parte Seconda of this work were published in parallel. The publication-dates of the volumes of Parte Prima are given on their title-pages as 1819 (v.1, 2), 1820 (v.3-6), 1821 (v.7, 8), 1822 (v. 9-12), 1823 (v. 13-17), 1824 (v. 18, 19). Those of Parte Seconda are given as 1817 (v.1), 1819 (v.2), 1820 (v.3-5), 1821 (v.6-8), 1822 (v.9). Parte Prima consists of an alphabetic encyclopedia of artists and connoisseurs, briefly described in a complex coding-system. Artists are ranked from 'bravissimo' to 'molto mediocre'. Parte Seconda describes visual representations of the Old and New Testaments. This is the second edition of Zani's Enciclopedia. The first edition (8 vols.) had appeared in 1794.

Binding Note

19th-century white vellum; gilt-decorated spines, black and green spine-labels lettered 'Zani Enciclopedia Metodica Par. I. 1. (- Par. II. 9.)'.

Subject

Bible
Art - Artists - Europe - History
Bible stories - Christian art and symbolism - Saints - Judaism
Encyclopedias - Dictionaries - Art history - Biography - Reference books - Italy - 19th century

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