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Petrarch, 'Franciscus Petrarcha. De Remediis utriusque fortunae. Von der Artzney bayder Glück...' (Augsburg: Heinrich Steiner) 1532; book in German with 261 woodcut illustrations, initials, ornamental blocks, and titlepage printed in red and black by Hans Weiditz and one ornament by Master DS. 1532
Woodcut and letterpress
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Height: 301 millimetres (approx sheet size)
Width: 197 millimetres (approx sheet size)
- Curator's comments
- In nineteenth-century morocco armorial binding. For another copy of the book, see 1904,0206.20.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: 'Franciscus Petrarcha. De Remediis utriusque fortunae. Von der Artzney bayder Glück...'
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- Acquisition notes
- In Colvin's 3 July 1897 Report to the Trustees recommending the purchase of this book he wrote 'The Dept of Prints and Drawings has one of the original drawings for this book [1853,0813.33/ PDO4724 now as a copy], but no copy of the book itself'
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