Vite de santi padri, con il Prato spiritvale, dal latino in lingva volgare riddote [sic], aggiontovi molte cose, che nelle gia stampate mancavano, et con diligentia, et non mediocre faticha, da molti errori purgate ...

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Bibliographic Details
Uniform title:Vitae patrum. Italian.
Imprint:In Venetia, 1557.
Description:[8], 144 leaves. illus. (woodcuts) 29 cm.
Language:Italian
Subject:Christian saints -- Biography -- Early works to 1800.
Fathers of the church -- Biography -- Early works to 1800.
Saints -- Biography -- Early works to 1800.
Hermits -- Biography -- Early works to 1800.
Monasticism and religious orders -- History -- Early church, ca. 30-600.
Incunabula -- Italy -- Venice -- Specimens.
Christian saints.
Fathers of the church.
Hermits.
Incunabula.
Monasticism and religious orders -- Early church.
Saints.
Italy -- Venice.
Biography.
Early works.
History.
Specimens.
Format: E-Resource Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/3150636
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Varying Form of Title:Vite de santi padri, con il Prato spirituale
Other title:Prato spiritual.
Other uniform titles:Jerome, Saint, -419 or 420.
Cavalca, Domenico, -1342,
Moschus, John, approximately 550-619. Pratum spirituale. Italian. 1557.
Belcari, Feo, 1410-1484,
Traversari, Ambrogio, 1386-1439,
Notes:Title vignette: knight brandishing a torch (left), woman with lion of St. Mark (right), scroll reading "Urbe nihil Veneta dignius orbis habet."
The Vitae patrum has been ascribed to Saint Jerome.
Translation of the Vitae patrum generally ascribed to Domenico Cavalca. Cf. Zambrin's Opere volgare a stampa, 4th ed., col. 1082.
Includes the Pratum spirituale (Prato spiritual) of John Moschus, translated into Italian by Feo Belcari after the translation from the original Greek into Latin by Ambrosius Camaldulensis Traversarius.

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