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Apocalypsis Sancti Johannis

Collection Data

Block-book, printed in Germany. Text in Gothic lettering. Printed in black ink on versos only. With signature marks;without foliation. Illustrations colored by hand.
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1470 (Approximate)
Place: Germany
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KB 1470 (Apocalypsis Sancti Johannis (Block-book). Apocalypsis Sancti Johannis)
Bible. N.T
Block books, German
Block books
Ownership: Lenox.
Content: 1. 1b: Conũ[s]i ab yodolis [p] predicacionẽ b̃ti iohãnis dru[s]iana et ceteri / ...
Content: 1. 48b: ... Jn / [s]epulchro eius nichil ni[s]i mãna / ĩuentum e[s]t qd' u[s]q[ue] hodie / [s]caturire ternitur /
Content: Fifth edition.
Content: Many of the leaves vary slightly from the descriptions given by Schreiber. (Statement of variations laid in book.)
Content: Signatures: A-Z ², 3[blkloz]², gathered as [a-d¹²]. For table of gatherings and signatures, cf. Sotheby, p. 47.
Source note: The Brienne-Buckingham-Corser copy.
Physical Description
Extent: 48 l. illus. 28.5 cm. (fol.)
Bound in green crushed levant morocco, gilt; in dark blue morocco slip-case.
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14307592
RLIN/OCLC: 42276508
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2f403850-c604-012f-f7ad-58d385a7bc34
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