The Guido Mazzoni Pamphlet Collection

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The Guido Mazzoni Pamphlet Collection forms part of the personal library of Guido Mazzoni (1852-1943), professor of Dante studies and Italian literature at the University of Florence, Italian Senator, and bibliophile. The Pamphlet Collection spans the years 1572 through 1946, with the bulk of the material dating from the mid-eighteenth to the early twentieth centuries. There are approximately 49,648 pieces in this collection, many of which are rare and difficult to locate in the United States and even in Italy. Formats represented include: pamphlets, libretti, clippings, newspapers, scores, manuscript items, small cards, periodicals, small volumes, small and large broadsides, and one photo album. Read More »