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Book ID B.0275
 
Author PARUTA, Paolo (1540-1598)
 
Title

Storia Della Guerra Di Cipro Libri Tre Di Paolo Paruta Siena Dalla Tipografia Di Pandolfo Rossi All’ Insegna Della Lupa M DCCC XXVII

 
Short Title Storia Della Guerra Di Cipro...
 
Format 8vo
 
Edition 1st separate edition
 
Location Siena
 
Publisher Pandolfo Rossi
 
Year 1827
 
Description

Paruta, historian and litterateur, became historiographer of the Republic from 1562. When the political situation in Venice changed towards the end of the 16th century, he was appointed to several important official positions, including ambassador to Rome (1592-1595) and procurator of St. Mark, next in importance to the Doge himself. Just before his death he became ‘Provveditore delle Fortezze’. Paruta’s description of the War of Cyprus was included originally in his history of Venice. Its publication separately as Storia della Guerra di Cipro may have been inspired by the revolutionary wars in Italy and Greece in the 1820s.

 

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Location:Siena
 
Year:1827
 
Author:PARUTA, Paolo (1540-1598)
 

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