Anton Sorg Sorg-Bibel 1477 (2)

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Book Title

Sorg-Bibel,

Volume

N/A

Edition

8th German Bible

Country of Origin

Germany

City of Origin

Augsburg

Date

June 20, 1477

Printer

Anton Sorg

Language

German

Script and/or Type

Gothic 2

Number of Lines

50

Width of Leaf

240 mm

Height of Leaf

360 mm

References

Hain 3136, GW 4302, Goff B-631, BMC II 347, Proctor 1670

Description

This is a leaf of incunabula from a Sorg-Bibel, the Book of Proverbs chapters 28- 30. This was the 8th of fourteen printed editions of the Pre-Lutheran German whole Bible in the Middle High German dialect. Anton Sorg printed it on January 3, 1480 in the city of Augsburg.The folio size leaf measures 360 x 240 mm. in totality and contains 50-lines of gothic type (2) printed double column in German. There are two 3-line versal letters in red. The Verso: contains the same type and layout with a single 3-line versal letter in the left column.

Medium

Paper

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$375.00
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