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The Resource The scarith of Scornello : a tale of Renaissance forgery, Ingrid D. Rowland

The scarith of Scornello : a tale of Renaissance forgery, Ingrid D. Rowland

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The scarith of Scornello : a tale of Renaissance forgery
Title
The scarith of Scornello
Title remainder
a tale of Renaissance forgery
Statement of responsibility
Ingrid D. Rowland
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The career of young seventeenth-century scam artist Curzio Inghirami is traced in this account of his far-reaching prank, involving an array of forged ancient Latin and Etruscan documents that caught the attention of the Vatican and scandalized all of Rome
Biography type
individual biography
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178663
Cataloging source
DLC
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Rowland, Ingrid D.
Dewey number
937.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Inghirami, Curzio
  • Inghirami, Curzio
  • Literary forgeries and mystifications
  • Volterra (Italy)
  • Tuscany (Italy)
Target audience
adult
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a tale of Renaissance forgery
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The scarith of Scornello : a tale of Renaissance forgery, Ingrid D. Rowland
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-220) and index
Contents
  • Eppur si muove: 1966
  • Discovery: 1634
  • The investigation: 1635
  • The spy: 1638
  • About paper: 1635-1640
  • The defender defended: 1641
  • Curzio attacks: 1645
  • A forger's reasons: 1640s
  • The sublime art
Control code
ocm55597174
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 230 p.
Isbn
9780226730370
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004012752
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADQ-4098
Label
The scarith of Scornello : a tale of Renaissance forgery, Ingrid D. Rowland
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-220) and index
Contents
  • Eppur si muove: 1966
  • Discovery: 1634
  • The investigation: 1635
  • The spy: 1638
  • About paper: 1635-1640
  • The defender defended: 1641
  • Curzio attacks: 1645
  • A forger's reasons: 1640s
  • The sublime art
Control code
ocm55597174
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 230 p.
Isbn
9780226730370
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004012752
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADQ-4098

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