Collections: Special Topics and Strengths
Important areas within Special Collection, with information on library resources and other research resources.
Italian Printed and Theater Ephemera
- Theater Programs. 18th Century Italy
- Prospectuses for Italian Books. 18th Century Italy
- Rare Printed Italian Ephemera
Announcements for 18th century Italian books. Rare ephemera that shows early Italian printing.
|Parte presa nell’illustris... Conseglio de Pregadi. In materia del Lotto del Ponte di Rialto. Adi. 2 Mazo 1590. [Venice]: In calle delle Rasse, 1590.A RARE VENETIAN DECREE CONCERNING THE ‘LOTTO DEL PONTE DI RIALTO’, the lottery organized to raise funds for the rebuilding of the famous Rialto bridge the following year. The prize was worth 100,000 ducats, given in the form of a lot or ‘lotto’ of real estate, with 5 house and 7 shops.|