The enchanted lake of the fairy Morgana / From the Orlando inamorato of Francesco Berni

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Persons: Boiardo, Matteo Maria [Author]; Berni, Francesco [Other]; Alsop, Richard [Other]; Leney, William Satchwell [Other]
Format: eBook
Language(s):English
Publication:New-York : Printed and published by Isaac Riley and Co. Lexitypographic Office, 1806
Notes:"Errata."--p. vii
"Notes," "Additional notes," and "Glossary," p. [41]-67
"The Orlando inamorato, from which the following beautiful allegorical story is taken, is one of the most celebrated poems of Italy ... This singular production was originally written by Matteo Maria Boiardo ... It is, however, principally indebted for its high reputation to the labours of Francesco Berni ... who improved and polished the style, harmonized the versification, added many stanzas and moral reflections, and as the title expresses, recast it ..."--Preface, p. [iii]-vii. Signed: R.A
Caption title: The adventure of the lake. From the second book of the Orland inamorato of Francesco Berni
Frontispiece signed: Leney sculpt, New York
Running title: The adventure of the lake
Shaw & Shoemaker, 10013
Shaw & Shoemaker, 9830
Translated by Richard Alsop and copyrighted by him May 20, 1806
Physical description:Online-Ressource (vii, [1], 67, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates) : 1 ill ; 23 cm
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