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The Medici Aesop

NYPL Spencer 50 from the Spencer Collection of the New York Public Library

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Published by New York Public Library in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy,
  • Florence.
    • Subjects:
    • Medici, Piero de", 1416-1469 -- Library.,
    • Aesop"s fables -- Translations into English.,
    • Medici Aesop.,
    • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Renaissance -- Italy -- Florence.,
    • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Italian -- Italy -- Florence.,
    • Fables, Greek -- Translations into English.,
    • Fables, Greek -- Manuscripts -- Facsimiles.,
    • Manuscripts, Greek -- Facsimiles.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementintroduction by Everett Fahy ; fables translated from the Greek by Bernard McTigue ; afterword by H. George Fletcher.
      GenreTranslations into English., Facsimiles.
      ContributionsAesop., McTigue, Bernard., New York Public Library.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPA3855.E5 M33 2005
      The Physical Object
      Pagination175 p. :
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3392301M
      ISBN 100871044544
      LC Control Number2005001365
      OCLC/WorldCa57493984

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Although I enjoyed reading this book and I did learn quite a bit, by the end, I wondered if Paul Strathern loathed the entire Medici Family and the City of Florence in general.

Additionally, he seemed to spend an unnecessary amount of time pointing out various individuals’ sexual proclivities and/or perversions/5(93). The Medici Aesop: From the Spencer Collection of the New York Public Library (English and Ancient Greek Edition) [Aesop, McTigue, Bernard, Everett Fahy] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Medici Aesop: From the Spencer Collection of the New York Public Library (English and Ancient Greek Edition)Reviews: 2. Medici Aesop. This wonderful collection of fables from the Aesop, the Greek writer, is illustrated with the most beautiful illustrations in this ally intended as a Greek-Schoolbook for Piero de Medici in Florence inthis manuscript offers a deep look into the tremendous art of the Italian Renaissance.

The famous fables from Antiquity with animal and human protagonists Brand: Patrimonio Ediciones. The title of the book would seem indicate the focus of the book is HOW the Medici came to power and HOW The writing is well done and the subject matter, the Medici, SHOULD be interesting.

But the author seems to focus on the more trivial details of this family's life and times/5. This is an inexpensive edition of Aesop's Fables, but it is not "unabridged" or "complete".

This book contains only 92 of Aesop's fables. Most other editions have The Medici Aesop book than 2. Each fable takes up less than a page. About half of them are one paragraph. /5(K).

The codex in the New York Public Library (Spencer 50) is unquestionably the most strikingly attractive and lavishly illustrated version of Aesop’s Fables to emerge from the Italian Renaissance.

It was created during the latter part of the quattrocento period in Florence, at that time under the rule of Lorenzo de’Medici (), who appears to have personally commissioned this work.&#.

The Medici Aesop  Aesop; McTigue, Bernard (The New York Public Library. NY, ) This book was published in a hardbound version by Harry N.

Abrams in The lovely illustrations remain as precisely rendered here as there. A good introduction gives a concise history of Aesop, the text of the fables, and the illustrations. This hand. The Medici Aesop: From The Spencer Collection Of The New York Public Library.

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Translated from the Greek by Bernard McTigue. Gherardo di Giovanni. Introduction by Everett Fahy. Afterword by H. George Fletcher. Paperbound.

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