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The Resource [Biblia latina]

[Biblia latina]

Label
[Biblia latina]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Consists of an illuminated leaf printed on both sides, from the original edition of the 42-line Gutenberg Bible printed in Mainz by Johann Gutenberg and Johannes Fust, between 1454-1455
  • The Gutenberg leaf in the UCLA copy is leaf [509] of the Bible, containing parts of chapters X and XI of the apocryphal second book of the Maccabees
  • Latin text in Black letter ("Gothic") type, 2 columns, on paper
  • Rubricated: running title "MACHABEORUM II" ("BEORUM II" on recto, "MACHA" on verso) in alternating red and blue letters; chapter number "XI" in red and blue ink; chapter XI begins with a two-line letter in red; capitals throughout text are touched in red
Dimensions
40 cm.
Extent
[1] leaf ([2] pages)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: in dark gray cloth phase box, lined in pale blue; in matching black leather and dark gray cloth slipcase; gold-stamped case title "Gutenberg Leaf." From the library of Edward A. Dickson, Regent of the University of California, 1913-1956.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)15234479
  • ucoclc15234479
Label
[Biblia latina]
Publication
Note
  • Consists of an illuminated leaf printed on both sides, from the original edition of the 42-line Gutenberg Bible printed in Mainz by Johann Gutenberg and Johannes Fust, between 1454-1455
  • The Gutenberg leaf in the UCLA copy is leaf [509] of the Bible, containing parts of chapters X and XI of the apocryphal second book of the Maccabees
  • Latin text in Black letter ("Gothic") type, 2 columns, on paper
  • Rubricated: running title "MACHABEORUM II" ("BEORUM II" on recto, "MACHA" on verso) in alternating red and blue letters; chapter number "XI" in red and blue ink; chapter XI begins with a two-line letter in red; capitals throughout text are touched in red
Dimensions
40 cm.
Extent
[1] leaf ([2] pages)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: in dark gray cloth phase box, lined in pale blue; in matching black leather and dark gray cloth slipcase; gold-stamped case title "Gutenberg Leaf." From the library of Edward A. Dickson, Regent of the University of California, 1913-1956.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)15234479
  • ucoclc15234479

Library Locations

  • Charles E. Young Research LibraryBorrow it
    280 Charles E Young Dr N, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1575, US
    34.0749691 -118.441466
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    120S Election Walk, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1450, US
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  • UCLA LibraryBorrow it
    Los Angeles, CA, US
  • UCLA Library Special CollectionsBorrow it
    A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1575, US
    34.0749691 -118.441466
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