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3717. FENESTELLA Jo. Dom. Fiocchus, De’ sacerdozii, e de’ magistrati romani libri due, tradotti dal latino alla lingua toscana da Francesco Sansovino, Venezia, per Giolito, 1547, in 8.
Esemplare elegantissimo.
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Il Fenestella D'I sacerdotti e D'I magistrati romani [microform] / tradotto di Latino alla lingua Toscana ...

Publication date(s):
1544
Other title(s):
De magistratibus sacerdotiisque romanorum libellus. Italian
Author:
Fenestella, L. (Lucius), -1452.
Imprint:
In Vinetia : Appresso Gabriel Giolito di Ferrarii
Language:
Italian
Cicognara number:
3717
Note(s):
  • A literary hoax. It was believed to be an ancient Roman work on the magistrates and priests of the Roman Empire by Lucius Fenestella. The hoax was not discovered until 1561.
  • Translated by Francesco Sansovino--cf. dedication.
Subject:
Rome (Italy) -- Officials and employees., Rome (Italy) -- Politics and government., and Rome (Italy)
DCL number:
jzr