Dante and His Circle: With the Italian Poets Preceding Him (1100—1200—1300).

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Production Description

Document Title: Dante and His Circle: With the Italian Poets Preceding Him (1100—1200—1300).
Author: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Publisher: Ellis and White, 29 New Bond Street
Printer: John Strangeways
City of publication: London
Date of publication: 1874
Edition: 2
Pagination: [i]-[xxiv], [1]-468, plus four unnumbered final pages of advertisements
Authorization: DGR


Current Location: Library of Jerome J. McGann

Physical Description

Cover: green cloth boards, ruled in gold on back and sides and with gold lettering on back
Lines per Page: 30
Columns: 1
Note on Typography: The first letter in the first line of each major section of the book is a drop capital, as is the first letter of each poem, except those contained within the Vita Nuova. This results in the following line's indentation being always displaced slightly to the right.
Dimensions of Document: 19.6 x 14 cm
Other Physical Features: Someone, perhaps the book's previous owner Ellen Terry, has made notes by penciling vertical lines into the margins of several paragraphs and poems, particularly in the Vita Nuova. See pages 50-52, 58-61, 63-65, 69-70, 41, 76-81, 83, 86-92, 95, 97-101, 296, and 314-315.
Electronic Archive Edition: 2
Source File: 1-1874.rad.xml