Cronaca Rampona
(149 words)

15th–16th century. Italy. This vernacular chronicle is part of the so-called Corpus Chronicorum Bononiensium (Corpus of the chronicles of Bologna), a group of texts that includes the Cronaca Varignana (to which it is closely related). Attributed incorrectly to Ridolfo Ramponi on the basis of a manuscript interpolation, it consists essentially of the Antichità di Bologna of Bartolomeo della Pugliola as far as 1420, together with a series of anonymous continuations in the same annalistic style down to 1535. It survives in three manuscripts: Bologna, BUB…

Cite this page
Damian-Grint, Peter, “Cronaca Rampona”, in: Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Edited by: Graeme Dunphy, Cristian Bratu. Consulted online on 21 November 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_emc_SIM_00790>
First published online: 2016



▲   Back to top   ▲