Baldessari Castiglioni, The Courtier, (trans. Thomas Hoby (1561)

ESTC System No.   006193396
ESTC Citation No.   S122029
Author - personal   LinkCastiglione, Baldassarre, conte, 1478-1529.
Uniform title   LinkLibro del cortegiano. English
Title   LinkThe courtyer of Count Baldessar Castilio diuided into foure bookes. Very necessary and profitatable [sic] for yonge gentilmen and gentilwomen abiding in court, palaice or place, done into Englyshe by Thomas Hoby.
Publisher/year   LinkImprinted at London : by wyllyam Seres at the signe of the Hedghogge, 1561.
Physical descr.   [394] p. ;  4⁰.
General note   A translation, by Thomas Hoby, of: Castiglione, Baldassare. Libro del cortegiano.
  The final leaf bears a letter of Sir John Cheeke and a colophon.
  Signatures: pi 1 A-C⁴ A-2Z⁴ [3A]1.
  Entered between 8 March and 14 April [1561]
Uncontrolled note   L copy filmed on UMI "Tract supplement" reel E1 (Harl. 5936[290]): title page only.
Citation/references   STC (2nd ed.), 4778
  Pforzheimer, 137
Surrogates   Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1947. 1 microfilm reel; 35mm. (Early English books, 1475-1640: 311:6).
  Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1998. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books; Tract supplement ; E1:3(Harl. 5936[290])).
  Microfilm. Marlborough, Wilts. : Adam Matthew Publications, Ltd, 2000. 1 microfilm reel : 35 mm. (Masculinity: Men defining men and gentlemen, 1560-1918 Part I: 1600-1800 ; reel 2 : Tanner 248(1)).
Loc. of filmed copy   O.
Subject   LinkCourts and courtiers -- Early works to 1800.
  LinkCourtesy -- Early works to 1800.
  LinkLifestyle -- Early works to 1800.
  LinkManners and customs -- Early works to 1800.
  LinkYoung men -- Conduct of life -- Early works to 1800.
  LinkYoung women -- Conduct of life -- Early works to 1800.
Genre/form   LinkCourtesy books.
Added name   LinkHoby, Thomas, Sir, 1530-1566, tr.
Copies - Brit.Isles   LinkBritish Library 
  LinkCambridge University Library (includes Sir Geoffrey Keynes Collection, British & Foreign Bible Society, & Peterborough Cathedral) 
  LinkCambridge University St. Johnís College 
  LinkCambridge University Trinity College 
  LinkGlasgow University Library 
  LinkLiverpool University Library 
  LinkLongleat House 
  LinkOxford University Bodleian Library (includes The Vicarís Library, ST. Maryís Church, Marlborough) 
  LinkOxford University Press (partly at O) 
  LinkOxford University Wadham College 
  LinkOxford University Worcester College Library 
  LinkSheffield University Library 
  LinkYork Minster Library 
Copies - N.America   LinkDuke University 
  LinkFolger Shakespeare 
  LinkHarvard University 
  LinkHenry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery 
  LinkUniversity of Illinois 
  LinkUniversity of Texas 
  LinkYale University, Sterling Memorial 
Copies - Other   LinkAlexander Turnbull Library