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The Resource The notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci, compiled and edited from the original manuscripts by Jean Paul Richter

The notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci, compiled and edited from the original manuscripts by Jean Paul Richter

Label
The notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci
Title
The notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci
Statement of responsibility
compiled and edited from the original manuscripts by Jean Paul Richter
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
More than fifteen hundred extracts containing the Renaissance genius' maxims, prophecies, fables, letters, and brilliant observations in architecture, painting, physiology, geography, and other fields
Member of
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1452-1519
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leonardo
Dewey number
709
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plans
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English and Italian, with introductory material and notes in English. English translations mainly by Mrs. R.C. Bell
LC call number
ND623.L5
LC item number
A15
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WZ 100 L581n 1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1847-1937
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Richter, Jean Paul
  • Bell, R. C.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leonardo
  • Leonardo
  • Physiology
  • Art
  • Anatomy, Comparative
  • Manuscritos
  • Physiology
  • Art
  • Anatomy, Comparative
Label
The notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci, compiled and edited from the original manuscripts by Jean Paul Richter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An unabridged edition of the work first published ... in 1883 ... with the title The literary works of Leonardo da Vinci."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (v. 2, pages 484-499)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1. Prolegomena and general introduction to the book on painting ; Linear perspective ; Six books on light and shade ; Perspective of disappearance ; Theory of colours ; Perspective of colour and aerial perspective ; On the proportions and on the movements of the human figure ; Botany for painters, and elements of landscape painting ; The practice of painting ; Studies and sketches for pictures and decorations -- v. 2. Notes on sculpture ; Introductory observations on the architectural designs and writings on architecture ; Architectural designs ; Theoretical writings on architecture ; Remarks on the style of Leonardo's architecture ; Anatomy, zoology and physiiology ; Astronomy ; Physical geography ; Topographical notes ; Naval warfare, mechanical appliances, music ; Philosophical maxims, morals, polemics and speculations ; Humorous writings ; Letters, personal records, dated notes ; Miscellaneous notes
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9780486225739
Lccn
72104981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, plans, portraits
System control number
  • 3338886
  • (OCoLC)00083841
  • (OCoLC)ocm00083841
  • 1696441
  • 3338886
Label
The notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci, compiled and edited from the original manuscripts by Jean Paul Richter
Publication
Note
"An unabridged edition of the work first published ... in 1883 ... with the title The literary works of Leonardo da Vinci."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (v. 2, pages 484-499)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
V. 1. Prolegomena and general introduction to the book on painting ; Linear perspective ; Six books on light and shade ; Perspective of disappearance ; Theory of colours ; Perspective of colour and aerial perspective ; On the proportions and on the movements of the human figure ; Botany for painters, and elements of landscape painting ; The practice of painting ; Studies and sketches for pictures and decorations -- v. 2. Notes on sculpture ; Introductory observations on the architectural designs and writings on architecture ; Architectural designs ; Theoretical writings on architecture ; Remarks on the style of Leonardo's architecture ; Anatomy, zoology and physiiology ; Astronomy ; Physical geography ; Topographical notes ; Naval warfare, mechanical appliances, music ; Philosophical maxims, morals, polemics and speculations ; Humorous writings ; Letters, personal records, dated notes ; Miscellaneous notes
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9780486225739
Lccn
72104981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, plans, portraits
System control number
  • 3338886
  • (OCoLC)00083841
  • (OCoLC)ocm00083841
  • 1696441
  • 3338886

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