1529 1ed La Sophonisba Trissino Italian Renaissance Tragedy Punic Wars Theatre

TRISSINO, Giovanni Giorgio

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Giovanni Giorgio Trissino was a late 15th-century Renaissance humanist and author who is best remembered for his 1515 stage tragedy ‘Sophonisba’. This work told the story of a Carthaginian noblewoman during the Second Punic War, and her political influence on the war. Other 16th-century European playwrights would model their plays on Trissino’s masterpiece.

 

This book is an impressive piece of 16th-century literature, beautiful printing, fine binding.

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1529 1ed La Sophonisba Trissino Italian Renaissance Tragedy Punic Wars Theatre

 

Giovanni Giorgio Trissino was a late 15th-century Renaissance humanist and author who is best remembered for his 1515 stage tragedy ‘Sophonisba’. This work told the story of a Carthaginian noblewoman during the Second Punic War and her political influence on the war. Other 16th-century European playwrights would model their plays on Trissino’s masterpiece.

 

This book is an impressive piece of 16th-century literature, beautiful printing, fine binding.

 

Item number: #6753

Price: $1500

 

TRISSINO, Giovanni Giorgio

 

La Sophonisba

 

Vicenza: Per Tolomeo Ianiculo, 1529. First Venice edition.

 

Details:

  • Collation: Complete with all pages
    • 52 leaves
  • References: USTC 861247; Adams T 958
  • Language: Italian
  • Binding: Vellum; tight & secure
  • Size: ~8in X 6in (20cm x 15cm)

 

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Categories

Military & War

Arts & Architecture

European History

Other

Authors

TRISSINO, Giovanni Giorgio

Printing Date

16th Century

Language

Italian

Binding

Vellum

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete