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Dante...Comedia dell'Inferno, del Purgatorio, & del Paradiso

Venice: Heirs of Francesco Rampazetto, for Giovanni Battista and Melchiorre Sessa and brothers, 1578


Sala Library [note on preliminary leaf and in dept. register]; anonymous donor, by whom given to MFA, May, 1897.

Credit Line

Gift of an Anonymous Donor


Place of Publication

Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 504; Mortimer, Italian, under 148


Overall: 30.5 x 22.5 x 4.8 cm (12 x 8 7/8 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 96 woodcuts


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books