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[New invention for writing in code, in such a way that the hidden secret is altogether imperceptible, and the writing creates meanings completely different from the secret, giving therefore no hint of a code (figs. I-II).]

Image ID: 1157670

[New invention for writing in code, in such a way that the hidden secret is altogether imperceptible, and the writing cr...  [Nuoua inuentione de scriuere in zifra, in modo tale, che il ...] ([1670])

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Image Title

:  [New invention for writing in code, in such a way that the hidden secret is altogether imperceptible, and the writing creates meanings completely different from the secret, giving therefore no hint of a code (figs. I-II).]

Alternate Title

: Nuoua inuentione de scriuere in zifra, in modo tale, che il segreto nascosto nella scrittura sia del tutto impercettible, e la scrittura formi sensi totalmente diuersi dal segreto, siche no dia sospetto alcuno di zifra.

Additional Name(s)

: Lana Terzi, Francesco, 1631-1687 -- Author

Published Date

: [1670]

Medium

: Engravings

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item/Page/Plate

: [Pl. 1]

Source

: Prodromo, ouero, Saggio di alcune inuentioni nuoue premesso all'Arte maestra, opera che prepara il p. Francesco Lana Bresciano della Compagnia di Giesv. Per mostrare li piu reconditi principij della naturale filosofia, riconosciuti con accurata teorica nelle piu segnalate inuentioni, ed isperienze sin'hora ritrouate da gli scrittori di questa materia & altre nuoue dell'autore medesimo. Dedicato alla Sacra Maesta Cesarea del imperatore Leopoldo I.

Source Description

: 4 p. l., 252 p. : 20 pl. (incl. music) ; 33 cm.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Catalog Call Number

: *KB+ 1670 (Lana Terzi, F. Prodromo)

Digital ID

: 1157670

Record ID

: 448797

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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