Title (lat)

Epistolae familiares

Author

Papst Pius II

Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini

Data Supplier

  Universitätsbibliothek Wien

Digitiser

  Ebooks on Demand

Publishing

impressis Antonij Koberger

Description

Silvio Piccolomini (1405–1464), war einer der einflussreichsten Humanisten seiner Zeit, als Diplomat u.a. in Wien tätig und wurde später Papst Pius II. Diese Werksammlung enthält u.a. den Erfolgsroman De duobus amantibus - Euryalus und Lukrezia, einer der frühesten erotischen Briefromane sowie eine Beschreibung der Stadt Wien

Katalog Inkunabeln UB Wien: 2

ISTC ip00719000
HC 154*
GW M33695

Silvio Piccolomini was one of his time’s most influential humanists, worked as a diplomat in Vienna and later became pope Pius II. His histories which include biography, ethnography, geography and politics set new standards.
This collection contains amongst others the best selling De duobus amantibus - A Tale of Two Lovers, one of the earliest epistolary erotic novels, as well as a description of Vienna.

Object languages

Latin

Date

1486

Rights

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a
CC BY-NC 2.0 AT - Creative Commons Attribution - Non-Commercial 2.0 Austria License.

CC BY-NC 2.0 AT

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Classification

incunabula

literature

source

European Projects, Europeana Libraries

ÖFOS 2002, History of literature

Member of the Collection(s) (1)

o:73336 Incunabula of the main library of Vienna University Library