Title (lat)

Commentarii rerum gestarum Francisci Sfortiae

Author

Johannes Simonetta

Francesco Dal Pozzo

Data Supplier

  Universitätsbibliothek Wien

Digitiser

  Ebooks on Demand

Publishing

Antonius Zarottus

Description

Giovanni Simonetta (Caccuri, 1420 - Vercelli, 1490) war Politiker und italienischer Humanist. Er arbeitete zunächst in der herzoglichen Kanzlei in Milan und wurde später Sekretär des Herzogs Francesco Sforza im Jahre 1456. Nach dem Tod von Francesco Sforza schrieb er sein wichtigstes historisches Werk, die Sforziade „Rerum Gestarum Francisci Sfortiae Mediolanensium Ducis“. In 31 Büchern werden die Ereignisse im Herzogtum Mailand in den Jahren 1442/6 - 1466 beschrieben.

Katalog Inkunabeln UB Wien: 554

ISTC is00533000
HC 14755*
GW M42288

Giovanni Simonetta (Caccuri, 1420 - Vercelli, 1490) was a politician and italian humanist. He startet out in the Duke’s chancery in Milan and in 1456 became Duke Francesco Sforza’s private secretary. After the duke’s death he wrote his most important historical work, the Commentaries “Rerum Gestarum Francisci Sfortiae Mediolanensium Ducis“ In 32 volumes he describes events that took place in Milan in the years 1442/6 - 1466.

Object languages

Latin

Date

1486-09-23

Rights

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Classification

incunabula

history

European Projects, Europeana Libraries

ÖFOS 2002, Historical regional studies

Member of the Collection(s) (1)

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