Detail View: Folger Digital Image Collection: De furtiuis literarum notis vulgo. de ziferis libri IIII. Ioan. Baptista Porta Neapolitano autore.

Digital Image File Name: 
94045
Source Call Number: 
STC 20118a
Source Creator: 
Porta, Giambattista della, 1535?-1615.
Source Title: 
De furtiuis literarum notis vulgo. de ziferis libri IIII. Ioan. Baptista Porta Neapolitano autore.
Source Created or Published: 
[1563, i.e. 1591]
Physical Description: 
sig. I4v || sig. K1r (p. 72 || p. 73)
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Porta, Giambattista della, 1535?-1615.
Title (Hamnet): 
De furtiuis literarum notis vulgo. de ziferis libri IIII. Ioan. Baptista Porta Neapolitano autore.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
[London] :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
Cum priuilegio Neapoli, apud Ioa. Mariam Scotum [i.e. John Wolfe],
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
MDLXIII. [1563, i.e. 1591]
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[20], 228 p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; 4⁰.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Cryptography -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Annotations (Provenance)
Subject (Hamnet): 
Printing privileges (Publishing)
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Castelvetro, Giacomo, 1546-1616?
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Beaufoy, Henry Benjamin Hanbury, 1786-1851, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Smedley, William T. (William Thomas), b. 1851, former owner.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Edited by Giacomo Castelvetro.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Includes three volvelles, the moving parts of which were printed together on a separate quarter-sheet.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Running title reads: De fur. lit. not. ..
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: [cross]⁶ *⁴ A-2D⁴ 2E⁶.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Includes index.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Another state of the edition with imprint "Londini, apud Iohannem Wolphium. 1591". The imprint, and the dedication to Joannes Sotus ([dagger]2), are copied from the Italian edition.
Citations (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.), 20118a
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) S114932
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
Smedley. MS. notes. Volvelles attached to figures on K1r, K4r, and L2r. Provenance: ecclesiastical stamp on t.p. with "Liberta"; bookplate of Henry B.H. Beaufoy; W.T. Smedley copy
Call Number (Hamnet): 
STC 20118a