Islandica; An Annual Relating to Iceland and the Fiske Icelandic Collection in Cornell University Library Volume 6-10

Islandica; An Annual Relating to Iceland and the Fiske Icelandic Collection in Cornell University Library Volume 6-10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ...slightly imperfect; an imperfect copy is in the library of the British and Foreign Bible Society (Darlow and Moule, Hist. Catal. of the printed editions of Holy Scripture, 1903, III. p. 780). A copy without t.-p. is said to have gone with Jos. Lorck's library to the Konigl. Landesbibliothek, Stuttgart. Bp. Harboe owned three imperfect copies (Bibl. Harb. II. 1784, p. 235, nos. 2251-53); and copies are entered in the catalogues of the libraries of P. H. Resen (1661) and O. Thott (1789). 1546. Postilla. I Stuttar vtskyring ar peirra, Gudzspialla sem a ol-lum Sunnudogum, kring vm arit predikut verda. I Samansettar /yre /atseka soknar Presta oc husbuendur, &/ vir-I diligum manwe, D. An-tonio Coruino. En- a norrsenu vtlagdar a/ mier Odde Gotzskalkzsyne. Prentadar i Raudstock a/ I Ludowick Dietz. M. D. XLVI. 2 parts. 8. Sigs.: A-Z, Aa-Nn (the last in 7); ff. 115 + 3, 1-f 163 4. Schwabacher, two sizes; page-lines 30 and 25; size of page: 12 x 7.4 cm. (incl. marginalia 8.9 cm.); running titles; catchwords; marginal references; small Gothic and a few ornamental initials. T.-p. in border, at the bottom of which stand the words: Dorheit Macht Arbeit; lines r, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14 and 15 are in red. There are 2 woodcuts in the 1st part: f. 3a (Christ riding into Jerusalem) and f. 22b (the Christ child lying in the manger). The 2nd part has a t.-p. as follows: Stuttar vthskyring-ar peirra Gudzspialla sem i_/ra Paschum, oc tijll Aduentunnar a Sunnudogunum I lesin verda. Saman settar of virdiligum manne, D. Antonio Coruino. It is in border, different from that of the 1st part, at the top of which is the date 1522, at the bottom the words: Amor Omnia Vincit; on the reverse is an armorial woodcut with the inscription: Redemptoris Mvndi Arma; it is in...show more

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  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 268g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236632125
  • 9781236632128