Format Books
Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Dates 1518
Language German
Subjects Catholic Church
Jesus Christ
Betrachtungen des leidens Christi
Other Title
Leiden Christi
Created / Published
[Germany] 1518.
Subject Headings
-  Jesus Christ--Passion
-  Catholic Church
-  Manuscript on paper.
-  Signatures: [a¹⁰, b²⁽⁺⁾, c¹², d¹⁴, e⁸, f¹², g-l⁸, m¹⁰, n⁸, o¹⁰⁺¹, p-q⁸, r⁸⁺¹, s-z⁸, A-D⁸, E⁶]
-  Cursive script in several hands.
-  Rubricated.
-  The illus. are mounted and consist of colored drawings and woodcuts (South German, ca. 1450-ca. 1500). Cf. Engelbert Baumeister's Formschnitte des 15. Jahrhunderts in den Sammlungen des fürstlichen Hauses Oettingen-Wallerstein. Strassburg, 1920, Bd. 2, where the woodcuts are described as no. 18, 23, 25-28, 36-38. No. 16-17, described as belonging to this ms., are wanting. Several other illus. appear to have been removed.
-  Title from label on spine (in modern writing).
-  Leaf [1a] (in red): Hye nach folgent XV stücklin des lydens xp̄i vnsers he'ren; leaf [207b] (in red): Dsz ist ein blůmēkrētzlin dem kindlin Jhs̄ vff sin krusses herlin 15ø18 vff nicolai dsz; leaves [209a]-[237a] contain more prayers ending: kum zu hilf minē lestē not amē.
-  Old binding of stamped red leather over wooden boards; damaged; clasp broken. Stamped on several leaves: F. Öttingen Wallerstein'sche Bibliothek.
[238] l., l. [208] and [238] blank. ill. 11 cm.
Call Number
Rosenwald Coll. ms. no. 4
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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