Orlando furioso [Orlando insane]

Lodovico Ariosto. 1584.

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Don Quixote adored this popular Italian epic poem about a knight who goes mad when he discovers that his beloved has eloped with a Moor in the enemy army.

Image of Orlando furioso [Orlando insane]

Plate opposite page 1.

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Plate page 245.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book
Title Orlando furioso [Orlando insane]
Short Title Orlando Insane, 1584
Place of Publication Venetia
Publisher Appresso Francesco de Franceschi e compagni
Creator Lodovico Ariosto
Publication Date 1584
Number of Pages Title page and first pages of canto 1 and 23
Language Italian
Call Number VAULT Wing ZP 535 .F845
Location Special Collections 4th floor