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Historiarum Ueteris Instrumenti Icones Ad Uiuum Expressae: Unà Cum Breui, Sed Quoad Fieri Potuit, Dilucida Earundem Expositione

Holbein, Hans
Format
Book; Online
Description
[95] p. : 92 ill. (woodcuts) ; 20 cm. (4to)
Uniform Title
Historiarum Veteris Testamenti icones
Published
Lugduni : Sub Scuto Coloniensi, 1538.
Language
French, Middle (ca. 1400-1600)
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Digital copy available online:
Notes
  • Colophon: Excudebant Lugduni Melchior et Gaspar Trechsel fratres, 1538.
  • Second issue: signatures I-M reset, using larger type for signature marks and with the blocks and text for Job XV and XXXVIII on leaves I1v and I2r, having been transposed with the blocks for Judith X and XIII.
  • The illustrations are by Hans Holbein the Younger, although the artist is not named.
  • Preface by François Frellon on verso of title page.
  • Signatures: A-M⁴.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Signatures of François Rasse des Noeux, 1546, Iac. Aug. Thuani, Agnes Darby Parr, and Lucinda Darby Griffith. Bookplates of Edouard Rahir, Baron Dimsdale and Docteur Lucien-Graux.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Gordon Collection. Bookplate of Douglas Gordon. Gordon list, 338.
Cited in
Mortimer, R. French 16th cent., I, no. 277.
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Gordon 1538 .H65