Biblioteca Nazionale di Napoli- Biblioteca digitale
This is the digital library of the Biblioteca Nazionale di Napoli (National Library of Naples, Italy). The following collections can be accessed online at the moment:
  • Album Verdi: this book is a work of Ercole Alberghi realized in 1913, it contains about eighty autograph documents of Verdi during his last four years of life, postcards and sketches.
  • Biblioteca Nazionale di Napoli and Archivi di Teatro Napoli (Naples Theatre Archives) digital collections: this collection is divided in three sub-collections: 1) Fotografie: more than two thousand photographs of theatrical and musical life in Naples in the 19th and 20th century; 2) Locandine teatrali e programmi di sala: about ten thousand theatre posters and numerous programs of the 19th and 20th century in Naples; 3) Lino Fiorito, lavori teatrali: contains about four hundred sketches realized by Lino Fiorito while he was working with the Falso Movimento and then with Teatri Uniti.
  • Claudio Tolomeo, Cosmographia: 15th century.
  • Giacomo Leopardi, Canti: six poems of Giacomo Leopardi, 19th century.
  • Andrea Perrucci, Dell'arte rappresentativa premeditata ed all'improviso (Napoli, 1699).
  • Le carte nautiche della Biblioteca Nazionale di Napoli: nautical maps of the 15th, 16th and 17th century.
  • Il Dioscoride Napoletano: Codex ex Vindobonensis Graecus 1: there are only seventy digitised pages of this codex.
  • Leggere per immagini: Il libro illustrato a Napoli nell'età del viceregno spagnolo (1503-1707) : contains some images from the exhibition of the same name about the evolution of taste in iconography between 1503 and 1707.
The Digital Library is under construction and new materials will be added on a regular basis.

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Monday, 8 August 2011 - 8:58pm
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