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Call Number: GEN MSS 110

Torna al canto, o Musa mia. Satirical poem in quatrains, apparently on the reign of Innocent X. 7-1/2 colunms on 4 pages, numbered ff. 608-609.

 Part of Collection — Box 89: [39002098969893], Folder: 68
Call Number: GEN MSS 110
Dates: circa 1550-1848, bulk 1600-1750

Comedy in Prose. Comedy in prose. No title. Ms. on paper. 64 ff. N.pl., n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box 20.2: [39002098700520]
Call Number: GEN MSS 110
Scope and Contents: On the first leaf is the following notation in pencil: "Gio. Btta Regni (Begni?) carcerato settimane in secreta il Lottis Balagi," indicating that Regni was either the author or the copyist.
Dates: circa 1550-1848, bulk 1600-1750

Il Rodrigo, ovvero la Costanza in Amore. Play. Name of author not given. 38 leaves, numbered 1-38.

 Part of Collection — Box 26: [39002098700660], Folder: 1
Call Number: GEN MSS 110
Dates: circa 1550-1848, bulk 1600-1750

A scenario for a commedia dell'arte. No author or title given. 6 leaves, numbered ff. 91-96.

 Part of Collection — Box 26: [39002098700660], Folder: 3
Call Number: GEN MSS 110
Dates: circa 1550-1848, bulk 1600-1750

In Convitato di Pietra. A comedy play. Ms. 91 pages. An Italian version of the Don Juan legend, undated. Imitation of Tirso de Molina's famous Burlador de Sevilla, but with the insertion of comic scenes acted by characters from the commedia dell'arte like Pulcinella (speaking in Neapolitan dialect), Mezzettino (speaking in Venetian), Rosetta, Pimpinella; these scenes differentiate this play from the Spanish original.

 Part of Collection — Box 33: [39002098700736], Folder: 10
Call Number: GEN MSS 110
Scope and Contents: Since no author's name is given in this ms., it is difficult to establish whether this play is by Onofrio Gilberto di Solofra (printed in Naples, 1653) which as Belloni states in his Il Seicento (p. 290) has thus far been unprocurable; or whether it is by Andrea Perrucci, a poet from Palermo, and a translator of Spanish comedies, who published a Convitato di Pietra in 1678, reprinted 1684, and perhaps later. The first Italian...
Dates: circa 1550-1848, bulk 1600-1750

Burlandosi se fa da Vero. Ms. in Italian. 48 pages, numbered ff. 171-194. No author's name is given. 17th century.

 Part of Collection — Box 45: [39002098700850], Folder: 4
Call Number: GEN MSS 110
Dates: circa 1550-1848, bulk 1600-1750
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Bolvito, Gioan Battista, La Arme de i Re de Napoli, raccolte..., insieme con una brevissima dicharazione della loro origine et dependencia. Ms. in Italian. 169 pages. Large 4to. Contemporary limp vellum. With drawings of coats of arms. Italy, c. 17th century.
Bolvito, Gioan Battista, La Arme de i Re de Napoli, raccolte..., insieme con una brevissima dicharazione della loro origine et dependencia. Ms. in Italian. 169 pages. Large 4to. Contemporary limp vellum. With drawings of coats of arms. Italy, c. 17th century.

Bolvito, Gioan Battista, La Arme de i Re de Napoli, raccolte..., insieme con una brevissima dicharazione della loro origine et dependencia. Ms. in Italian. 169 pages. Large 4to. Contemporary limp vellum. With drawings of coats of arms. Italy, c. 17th century.

 Part of Collection — Box 57: [39002098942932], Folder: 1
Call Number: GEN MSS 110
Scope and Contents: The subject treated is the Coat of Arms of the King of Naples, with explanations as to their origins and connections.
Dates: circa 1550-1848, bulk 1600-1750