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Title
Biblia.
Contributor Names
Koberger, Anton, approximately 1440-1513, printer.
Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
Otto Vollbehr Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 17 Feb. (Montag nach Invocavit) 1483.
Genre
Incunabula--Germany--Nuremberg--1483
Notes
-  The woodcuts are those of the Low German Bible printed ca. 1478 by Quentell, Cologne.
-  Rosenwald 93
-  Goff B-632
-  Hain 3137
-  BM 15th cent., II, p. 424 (IC.7283)
-  GW 4303
-  Schramm, XVII, p. 3, 8; v. 8, illus. 358-372 (8 of those omitted)
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  LC copy, without the final blank, bound in 2 v. in contemprary brown calf over boards, broken clasps; covers of v. 1 lined with leaves from one of Koberger's Latin Bibles.
-  Vollbehr H3137; copy 3: H3129/H3137
Medium
[1], iv, [1], v-ccxcv, [2], ccxcvi-cccclxxxiii, [1] leaves (the unnumbered leaves blank). woodcuts: illus. 42.3 cm. (fol.)
Call Number/Physical Location
Incun. 1483 .B54 BS236 1483
Incun. 1483 .B54 Copy 2 37.5 cm. Initials on leaves ia, va, and ccxcvia illuminated in gold and colors; a few supplied in red and blue, others in red or blue; illus. hand-colored. Inscription on leaf ia: Monasterij B.M.V. Campililioru[m]; stamped: Bundesdenkmalamt Wien; bookplate of A. Edward Newton. Contemporary brown calf, clasps.
Incun. X .B552 Copy 3 40.6 cm. Imperfect: all before leaf ccxcvi wanting. Rubricated in red and blue; chief initials supplied in various colors (2 on leaf ccxcvi illuminated in gold); illus. hand-colored. Bound with leaves [1-195] of the German Bible printed at Strassburg by Eggestein, not after 1470 (Goff B-625; Hain-Copinger 3129).
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/Rosenwald.0093.1
Library of Congress Control Number
48036903
Online Format
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Description
The woodcuts are those of the Low German Bible printed ca. 1478 by Quentell, Cologne. Rosenwald 93 Goff B-632 Hain 3137 BM 15th cent., II, p. 424 (IC.7283) GW 4303 Schramm, XVII, p. 3, 8; v. 8, illus. 358-372 (8 of those omitted) Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy, without the final blank, bound in 2 v. in contemprary brown calf over boards, broken clasps; covers of v. 1 lined with leaves from one of Koberger's Latin Bibles. Vollbehr H3137; copy 3: H3129/H3137
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Koberger, Anton, Approximately , Printer, Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, and Otto Vollbehr Collection. Biblia. Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 17 Feb. Montag nach Invocavit, 1483. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/48036903/.

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Koberger, A., Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection & Otto Vollbehr Collection. (1483) Biblia. Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 17 Feb. Montag nach Invocavit. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/48036903/.

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Koberger, Anton, Approximately , Printer, Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, and Otto Vollbehr Collection. Biblia. Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 17 Feb. Montag nach Invocavit, 1483. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/48036903/>.