Collection C0010 - 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 Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Verso Recto Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso Recto Verso
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  • Textual record

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

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  • 1480-1581 (Creation)

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1 vol.
11 leaves
1 bifolium

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Collection consists of a printed book of hours and leaves from incunabula (books printed before 1501) and 16th century books that illustrate the early development of movable type printing in Europe. Collection contains leaves from bibles and other religious texts, as well as leaves from works of history, literature, and canon law.

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Items were purchased from antiquarian book dealers in 2018-2019. Item 0086-02 was donated by Diana Patterson in 2018.


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  • English
  • Latin

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The image linked to this description is the verso of item 0225-02 - A leaf from A Book of Christian Prayers.

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Created March 18, 2019 by SD.

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  • English

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