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  • Buch der Tugend.


  • Vintler, Hans, -1419.
  • Blaubirer, Johann, active 1478-1486, printer.
  • Kurfürstliche Bibliothek (Bavaria, Germany), former owner.
  • Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, former owner.
  • Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • Augsburg, Johann Blaubirer [14]86.


  • -  Christian ethics--Early works to 1800
  • -  Law (Theology)--Early works to 1800
  • -  Germany--Augsburg


  • Incunabula--Germany--Augsburg--1486


  • -  A German verse rendition of Fiore di virtù.
  • -  Signatures: a-c⁸ d-l⁶ m-p⁸ q-z⁶ A-C⁸ D-G⁶ H⁸ I⁶.
  • -  Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 118
  • -  Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries, V-300
  • -  Schreiber, W.L. Handbuch der Holz- und Metallschnitte des XV. Jahrhunderts (3. Aufl.), 5436
  • -  Schramm, XXIII, p. 18, and illus.
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
  • -  LC copy: contemporary ms. notes.
  • -  LC copy has ink stamp of the Bibliotheca Regia Monacensis on leaf [2a] and last leaf. Conservation note inside back cover dated 1958, stamped "B.St.B. München."


  • [214] leaves (the last blank?, wanting). woodcuts: illus., initial. 29.2 cm. (fol.)

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Incun. 1486 .V5

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 65059013

Online Format

  • pdf
  • image

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Vintler, Hans, -1419, Johann Blaubirer, Former Owner Kurfürstliche Bibliothek, Former Owner Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Buch der Tugend. [Augsburg, Johann Blaubirer, 1486] Pdf.

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Vintler, H., Blaubirer, J., Kurfürstliche Bibliothek, F. O., Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, F. O. & Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. (1486) Buch der Tugend. [Augsburg, Johann Blaubirer] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Vintler, Hans, -1419, et al. Buch der Tugend. [Augsburg, Johann Blaubirer, 1486] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.