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The Resource Biblia uulgare istoriata

Biblia uulgare istoriata

Label
Biblia uulgare istoriata
Title
Biblia uulgare istoriata
Title variation
  • Biblia vulgare istoriata
  • Biblia vvlgare istoriata
  • Mallermi Bible
Creator
Contributor
Binder
Former owner
Honouree
Printer
Publisher
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Cataloging source
MH
Citation location within source
  • 3156*
  • 5349
  • B-644
  • ib00644000
  • V:500 (IB. 23752)
  • 989
  • 2474
  • 4317
  • 133
  • no. 54
Citation source
  • Hain, L. Repertorium bibliographicum
  • Proctor, R. Index to the early printed books in the British Museum
  • Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries
  • Incunabula short title catalogue
  • Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum
  • Sander, M. Livre à figures italien depuis 1467 jusqu'à 1530
  • Catalogue of the fifteenth-century printed books in the Harvard University Library
  • Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke
  • Essling, V.M. Études sur l'art de la gravure sur bois à Venise
  • Arnim, M.v. Katalog der Bibliothek Otto Schäfer
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Biblia uulgare istoriata
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translated by Niccolò Malermi
  • Imprint from colophon on recto of leaf L8
  • Part 1: [216] leaves; part 2: [214] leaves
  • Signatures: [part 1]: a-x8 y10 2a-2d8 2e6; [part 2]: 2A-2P8 A-L8 M6
  • Woodcuts: large Giunta fleur-de-lis device in red on recto of final leaf, with printer's initials "L" and "A" in black; full-page woodcut illustrating the six days of the creation of the world within an illustrated woodcut border; text illustrated with 387 column-width vignette woodcuts (372 blocks, 15 repeats); numerous series of ornamental initials, including white-on-black foliated initials, and one major (14-line) historiated initial (God in Majesty) at beginning of book of Genesis
  • Text printed in roman type (Type 1A:82R) in two columns; 60 lines per page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
33 cm (folio)
Extent
2 parts in 1 ([430] leaves)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: imperfect, first and last leaves (leaves a1 and M6 respectively) supplied in facsimile. Bound in early 20th-century French olive morocco by the younger Lortic, whose name "M. Lortic" is stamped in gilt at bottom of front doublure; quadruple gilt fillet border on both boards; four of six spine panels contain gilt monogram "VM" of former owner Victor Masséna, prince d'Essling, whose arms are stamped in gilt on front doublure, with his motto "Victor et Fidelis;" gold-stamped title and imprint, "Biblia Vulgare. Venetia 1490" appear in the remaining two spine panels; red morocco doublures; elaborate inner gilt dentelles; marbled endpapers; all edges gilt. Also formerly owned by Andrea Tessier, and Martin Bodmer. Purchased at Sotheby's auction of Dec. 4, 1996 by Martin Breslauer on behalf of UCLA Library. Bookplated to celebrate the appointment of Susan M. Allen as Head, Department of Special Collections, UCLA, January 1997. In modern olive leather and beige cloth clamshell box; gold-stamped spine title "Biblia Vulgare. 1490;" gilt monogram "VM" repeated along inner and outer edges of five of the six spine panels.
Other physical details
illustrations (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)78547667
  • ucoclc78547667
Label
Biblia uulgare istoriata
Publication
Note
  • Translated by Niccolò Malermi
  • Imprint from colophon on recto of leaf L8
  • Part 1: [216] leaves; part 2: [214] leaves
  • Signatures: [part 1]: a-x8 y10 2a-2d8 2e6; [part 2]: 2A-2P8 A-L8 M6
  • Woodcuts: large Giunta fleur-de-lis device in red on recto of final leaf, with printer's initials "L" and "A" in black; full-page woodcut illustrating the six days of the creation of the world within an illustrated woodcut border; text illustrated with 387 column-width vignette woodcuts (372 blocks, 15 repeats); numerous series of ornamental initials, including white-on-black foliated initials, and one major (14-line) historiated initial (God in Majesty) at beginning of book of Genesis
  • Text printed in roman type (Type 1A:82R) in two columns; 60 lines per page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
33 cm (folio)
Extent
2 parts in 1 ([430] leaves)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: imperfect, first and last leaves (leaves a1 and M6 respectively) supplied in facsimile. Bound in early 20th-century French olive morocco by the younger Lortic, whose name "M. Lortic" is stamped in gilt at bottom of front doublure; quadruple gilt fillet border on both boards; four of six spine panels contain gilt monogram "VM" of former owner Victor Masséna, prince d'Essling, whose arms are stamped in gilt on front doublure, with his motto "Victor et Fidelis;" gold-stamped title and imprint, "Biblia Vulgare. Venetia 1490" appear in the remaining two spine panels; red morocco doublures; elaborate inner gilt dentelles; marbled endpapers; all edges gilt. Also formerly owned by Andrea Tessier, and Martin Bodmer. Purchased at Sotheby's auction of Dec. 4, 1996 by Martin Breslauer on behalf of UCLA Library. Bookplated to celebrate the appointment of Susan M. Allen as Head, Department of Special Collections, UCLA, January 1997. In modern olive leather and beige cloth clamshell box; gold-stamped spine title "Biblia Vulgare. 1490;" gilt monogram "VM" repeated along inner and outer edges of five of the six spine panels.
Other physical details
illustrations (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)78547667
  • ucoclc78547667

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