Traduzione del Lamento di Torquato Tasso di Lord Byron e Riposta di Leonora di Gaetano Polidori

Collection Data

Description
Fair-copy bound holograph manuscript of Gaetano Polidori, including an Italian translation of Byron's Lament of Tasso, an original Italian poem, and a dedication to Frederick North, fifth Earl of Guilford.
Names
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 (Author)
Hays, Henry, active 1830-1865 (Engraver)
North, Frederick, Earl of Guilford, 1766-1827 (Dedicatee)
North, Frederick, Earl of Guilford, 1766-1827 (Former owner)
Polidori, Gaetano, 1764-1853 (Translator)
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 (Former owner)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1817
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (B'ANA 0093)
Genres
Manuscripts
Poetry
translations
Notes
Content: With the armorial bookplate Frederick North, fifth Earl of Guilford, partially obstructed by the later armorial bookplate of Baron Northwick, engraved by H. Hays.
Funding: Digitized through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Citation/reference: Shelley and his Circle, SC 413
Content: "Lamento" begins leaf 6 (recto); "Riposta" begins leaf 13 (recto)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 volume (27 manuscript pages) 24 cm
Bound in green morocco with gilt cover panels and spine titling
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19947954
MSS Unit ID: 22521
Archives collections id: archives_collections_22521
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 51538ba0-e184-0134-33f2-715732dba123
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