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Il «Marcho Polo» di Meo Ceffoni

Nota su un testimone minore della tradizione poliana

Samuela Simion    Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia, Italia     ORCID iD

Eugenio Burgio    Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia, Italia     ORCID iD



This study aims to present a collection of excerpts taken from the Devisement dou monde; the sylloge is transcribed by Bartolomeo Ceffoni on the ending folios of ms. Ricc. 1036 (Florence, Riccardian Library). Ceffoni’s excerpts represent an episode of the late circulation of Marco Polo’s work in the merchant class in the fifteenth-century Tuscany.

Keywords: Devisement dou monde. Manuscript tradition and textual Fortleben. Translation in Middle Ages. Merchant literature in XVth c. Tuscany.

Language: it

Published: Dec. 30, 2015  

permalink: http://doi.org/10.14277/1724-188X/QV-4-2-15-1

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