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The Resource Bibliotheca sancta, a F. Sixto Senensi, Ordinis Praedicatorum, ex praecipuis catholicae ecclesiae autoribus collecta, [et] in octo libros digesta ; quorum inscriptiones sequens pagina indicabit : ad sanctiss. Pium V. Pont. Opt. Max

Bibliotheca sancta, a F. Sixto Senensi, Ordinis Praedicatorum, ex praecipuis catholicae ecclesiae autoribus collecta, [et] in octo libros digesta ; quorum inscriptiones sequens pagina indicabit : ad sanctiss. Pium V. Pont. Opt. Max

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Bibliotheca sancta
Title
Bibliotheca sancta
Statement of responsibility
a F. Sixto Senensi, Ordinis Praedicatorum, ex praecipuis catholicae ecclesiae autoribus collecta, [et] in octo libros digesta ; quorum inscriptiones sequens pagina indicabit : ad sanctiss. Pium V. Pont. Opt. Max
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Contributor
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Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
lat
Summary
First bibliography of Biblical literature, citing over 1500 authors and 4000 individual works.
Cataloging source
VYS
Citation location within source
  • 5:406
  • 3:81
  • 548:330
  • page 75
  • CNCE 27938
Citation source
  • Brunet, J.-C. Manuel du libraire et de l'amateur de livres (5e ├ęd.)
  • Hurter, H. Nomenclator literarius theologiae catholicae theologos exhibens aetate, natione, disciplinis distinctos (3rd ed.)
  • National union catalog, pre-1956 imprints
  • Short-title catalogue of books printed in Italy and of Italian books printed in other countries from 1465 to 1600 now in the British Museum (supplement)
  • EDIT 16
Index
index present
LC call number
BS505
LC item number
.S57 1566
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The Bibliotheca is arranged in eight parts: authority, division and classification of Bible books; alphabetic biographies of important commentators on and figures of the Bible; types of commentaries, techniques and styles of translation, preparation of sermons, approaches to Biblical prosody; alphabetic bibliography of Catholic writers of Biblical literature, short list for Hebrew authors; and enumeration and summaries of all expositions and interpretations of all Bible books, and heretics' Biblical writings
Label
Bibliotheca sancta, a F. Sixto Senensi, Ordinis Praedicatorum, ex praecipuis catholicae ecclesiae autoribus collecta, [et] in octo libros digesta ; quorum inscriptiones sequens pagina indicabit : ad sanctiss. Pium V. Pont. Opt. Max
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Printer identified in colophon, which reads: Venetijs Ioan. Gryphius excudebat, sumptibus D. Francisci Franciscij Senensis. M D LXVI
  • "Tomus secundus" has special title-page but continuous pagination and signatures
  • Signatures: volume 1: [pi]2 A-3S4 (3S4 is blank); volume 2: 3T-6T4 (6T4 is blank) a-g4 h6
  • Woodcuts: Franceschi's device on title-pages of both volumes and at end, consisting of an elaborate oval medallion holding the seated female figure of Peace (Pax), an olive branch in her left hand, her right arm resting atop a cornucopia; historiated and ornamental white initials of varying sizes
  • Text printed in roman type
  • Errata: page [69] at end
  • Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm (folio)
Extent
2 volumes in 1 ([4], 1,069, [71] pages)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: imperfect, pages 9-16 misbound following title leaf. Bound in 18th-century [?] polished calf; gilt fillet; large ornamental gilt centerpiece on upper and lower boards; gilt pomegranate spine ornaments; gold-stamped spine title "Bibliotheca sancta." Ownership inscription on both title pages of Andrew Fletcher of Saltoun ("AFletcher"), Scottish writer, patriot, and politician, and owner of one of the richest private libraries. Purchase, Bernard Quaritch, 1998.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10140713
  • ucoclc10140713
Label
Bibliotheca sancta, a F. Sixto Senensi, Ordinis Praedicatorum, ex praecipuis catholicae ecclesiae autoribus collecta, [et] in octo libros digesta ; quorum inscriptiones sequens pagina indicabit : ad sanctiss. Pium V. Pont. Opt. Max
Publication
Note
  • Printer identified in colophon, which reads: Venetijs Ioan. Gryphius excudebat, sumptibus D. Francisci Franciscij Senensis. M D LXVI
  • "Tomus secundus" has special title-page but continuous pagination and signatures
  • Signatures: volume 1: [pi]2 A-3S4 (3S4 is blank); volume 2: 3T-6T4 (6T4 is blank) a-g4 h6
  • Woodcuts: Franceschi's device on title-pages of both volumes and at end, consisting of an elaborate oval medallion holding the seated female figure of Peace (Pax), an olive branch in her left hand, her right arm resting atop a cornucopia; historiated and ornamental white initials of varying sizes
  • Text printed in roman type
  • Errata: page [69] at end
  • Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm (folio)
Extent
2 volumes in 1 ([4], 1,069, [71] pages)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: imperfect, pages 9-16 misbound following title leaf. Bound in 18th-century [?] polished calf; gilt fillet; large ornamental gilt centerpiece on upper and lower boards; gilt pomegranate spine ornaments; gold-stamped spine title "Bibliotheca sancta." Ownership inscription on both title pages of Andrew Fletcher of Saltoun ("AFletcher"), Scottish writer, patriot, and politician, and owner of one of the richest private libraries. Purchase, Bernard Quaritch, 1998.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10140713
  • ucoclc10140713

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