Heinrich Knoblochtzer' Aesops Fables 1481

Catalog Number 1998
 
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Book Title

Aesops Fables

Volume

N/A

Edition

N/A

Country of Origin

Germany

City of Origin

Strasburg

Date

1481

Printer

Heinrich Knoblochtzer's first press

Language

Latin

Script and/or Type

3:140G,: 109G

Number of Lines

21

Width of Leaf

180 mm

Height of Leaf

270 mm

References

Hain 324, Proctor 387, Oates 163, BMC I 88

Description

This is a leaf of incunabula from 'Aesops Fables' Printed in 1481 at Strassburg by Heinrich Knoblochtzer's first press. The large quarto /small folio leaf measures 270 x 180 mm. in totality and contains 21-lines of gothic type (3:140G,: 109G) printed single column in Latin above and below an 80 x 115 mm. woodcut. The Verso: contains 22-lines in the same type and layout.

Medium

Paper

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$595.00
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