Collection C0001 - Early print collection

Front cover and spine Title page and frontispiece Calendar Gospel sequences - Saint John Gospel sequences - Saint John Gospel sequences - Saint Mark Hours of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Matins Hours of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Lauds Hours of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Compline Penitential psalms Office of the Dead Suffrages of the Saints - Saint Sebastien Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso
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Early print collection

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  • Textual record

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  • Source of title proper: Title supplied by collection contents.

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Reference code

CA MRUASC C0001

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  • 1480-1598, 1892 (Creation)

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Physical description

17 leaves
2 v.
1 bifolium

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Scope and content

Collection illustrates the early development of movable type printing in Europe. Collection consists of printed books including a book of hours and a collection of Chaucer's works, as well as leaves from Bibles, hagiographies, liturgical texts, and works of history, literature, canon law, and botany.

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Immediate source of acquisition

Most items were purchased from antiquarian book dealers in 2018-2019. Items 0086-02, 0225-02, 0225-03, and PR1850 1598 were donated by Diana Patterson in 2018-2019.

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  • English
  • Latin

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The image linked to this description is a detail of the verso of item 0086-09-01, a leaf from the Nuremberg Chronicle featuring a woodcut illustration of a Hungarian city .

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Created March 18, 2019 by SD.

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  • English

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