La rae, desde el Discurso Proemial
, reservo <v> para la representacion de consonante y <u> para la de vocal, y asi se emplean ambas grafias en esta muestra, con excepcion de la forma abreviada: V.
The choice of proemial
verses and proof-texts usually rested on such established exegetical traditions.
Augustine's question is echoed in Petrarch's famous proemial
The putting together of this selection does seem to have led Bembo to compose the Petrarchan proemial
sonnet 'Piansi e cantai lo strazio e l'aspra guerra', which was published only in print rather than in manuscript.
severo, porque aunque por su propio caracter de texto proemial
With the commentary provided by Chiorboli, the term Rime was modified in a more Petrarchan sense with the addition of the adjective sparse (which clearly reproduces the syntagm attested in the first verse of the proemial
sonnet, "Voi ch'ascoltate in rime sparse il suono"); also in the edition with a commentary by Ponte we find Rime sparse once again.