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English translation: Incunabula and 16th Century editions

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04:45 Jun 26, 2000
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
Italian term or phrase: dagli Incunaboli and dalle Cinquecentine
Discussing the contents of a library

" Una sezione particolarmente pregevole e rara è costuita dagli Incunaboli (20) e dalle Cinquecentine (820)
Sarah Ferrara
Italy
Local time: 04:00
English translation:Incunabula and 16th Century editions
Explanation:
"Incunaboli" are early printing books. In English you use the Latin form, incunabulum, plural: incunabula.
"Cinquecentine" are editions published in the Cinquecento= 16th Century.
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Laura Gentili
Italy
Local time: 04:00
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naincunable editions and 16th century imprints
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naIncunabula and 16th Century editions
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Incunabula and 16th Century editions


Explanation:
"Incunaboli" are early printing books. In English you use the Latin form, incunabulum, plural: incunabula.
"Cinquecentine" are editions published in the Cinquecento= 16th Century.

Laura Gentili
Italy
Local time: 04:00
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incunable editions and 16th century imprints


Explanation:
Just to provide another approach, the second quote is from an exhibition of Dante's "incunable editions...."
Saluti Paola L M

Le cinquecentine della Biblioteca Panizzi: catalogo [The 16th Century in the Biblioteca Panizzi: Catalog]
http://www.rre.casalini.it/1996/Menu-96.html

The nine incunable editions and nearly complete series of 16th-century imprints (http://www.nd.edu/~italnet/Dante/)



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