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Opening of text on the Ave Maria. Woodcut, figured border, gold in title.

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Title
Opening of text on the Ave Maria. Woodcut, figured border, gold in title.
Names
Luther, Martin (1483-1546 ) (Author)
Collection

Ain Bethbuch linn der zehn Gebot, des Glaubens, des Vatters unsers und des Ave Marien.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1573
Place: Germany
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 108
Topics
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Annunciation
Notes
Ownership: Written for Dionysius Schiltl (coaats of arms ff. 1v-6). Bookplate of H. de Landau. Bought for Spencer, 1953.
Content: Dictionary Catalog. Notes in manuscript.
Content: ff. 1 and 144 have paper pasted to the outsides.
Content: 1573 July 11-14
Content: Up to 16 long lines per page, no visible ruling.
Content: Parchment
Content: Each page has a figured border. 12 water-color drawings, 18 woodcuts and 12 water-color coats of arms.
Content: Gold highlights added to chapter headings and initials. Pen flourishes and other calligraphic ornaments.
Content: Johannes Schedtler writes in the preface, ff. 7v-9, that because Luther's Bethbuchlinn of 1522 was out of print with no new edition planned, he copied this ms. for D. Schiltl.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4945f250-c61f-012f-77f0-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1483: Creator Born
  • 1546: Creator Died
  • 1573: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Opening of text on the Ave Maria.  Woodcut, figured border, gold in title.