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Stories from the Pentamerone

Collection Data

Names
Basile, Giambattista, ca. 1575-1632 (Author)
Strange, E. F. (Editor)
Goble, Warwick (Illustrator)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1911
Place: London
Publisher: Macmillan and co., limited
Issuance: monographic
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: ZBIK (Basile, G. B. Stories from the Pentamerone)
Topics
Folklore -- Italy
Genres
Illustrated books
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by Giambattista Basile. Selected and ed. by E. F. Strange, illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Each plate accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress.
"The collection of folk-tales known as Il Pentamerone was first published at Naples and in the Neapolitan dialect ... The following version follows the translation by John Edward Taylor ... 1847."--Note.
Physical Description
Extent: Xii, 303, [1] p. 32 col. pl. (incl. front.) 26 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: a 16000274
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13425247
Barcode: 33433086986191
Other local Identifier: 4507726
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 794212b0-2c85-0132-d7a0-58d385a7bbd0
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