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Le Rime Di Michelangelo Buonarroti Pittore Scultore E Architetto Cavate Dagli Autografi E Pubblicate Da Cesare Guasti Accademico Della Crusca.

Michelangelo Buonarroti

RA Collection: Book

Record number



Uniform Title

[Rime., 1863.]


In Firenze,: Per Felice Le Monnier., M. DCCC. LXIII.

Physical Description

cxxxv, [i], 365, [3] p.; 303 mm. (Quarto.)


[Half-t., t.p., dedic.] - Di Michelangelo Come Poeta E Di Questa Edizione Delle Sue Rime Discorso - [Text] - Indici - Indice Del Volume - [Additional notes; Colophon].

Responsibility Note

The work is dedicated by Cesare Guasti to Professore Augusto Conti.


Michelangelo, Complete poems and selected letters, ed. and tr. C. Gilbert (1980); U. Bosco, Michelangelo poeta: conferenza (1975).

Summary Note

The poems are arranged under the headings, Epigrammi ed Epitaffi, Madrigali, Sonetti, Capitoli, Stanze and Canzoni.


Purchased for RA Library in 1884 (see RA Annual Report for 1884, p. 57).

Copy Note

Binding Note

19th-century morocco, upper and lower covers having gilt borders, upper cover gilt-stamped 'R.A.'; gilt-decorated spine lettered 'Michelangelo Buonarroti Rime Da C. Guasti'.

Name as Subject


Italian poetry - Italy - 16th century


Felice Le Monnier, publisher
Cesare Guasti, editor
Augusto Conti, dedicatee