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The book of hours of the Emperor Maximilian the First

Collection Data

This ed. consists of a reproduction of the 62 folios in the Staatsbibliothek, Munich, and the 57 folios preserved at the Bibliotheque Municipale, Besançon, with the lacking signatures substituted from the undecorated copy of the Prayer Book at the Oesterreichische Nationalbibliothek, Vienna.
Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor, 1459-1519 (Author)
Dürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528 (Illustrator)
Strauss, Walter L. (Editor)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1974
Place: New York
Publisher: Abaris Books
Issuance: monographic
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MDTD+ 74-2165
Books of hours
Illumination of books and manuscripts, German
Language: In Latin, with marginal translations and notes in English.
Statement of responsibility: Decorated by Albrecht Dürer ... and other artists [and] printed in 1513 by Johannes Schoensperger at Augsburg.
Statement of responsibility: Edited and with a detailed commentary by Walter L. Strauss
Physical Description
Extent: V, 344 p. illus. 31 cm
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10192779
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG744724154-B
Library of Congress Control Number: 73081346
International Standard Book Number: 0913870013
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 94faf940-aeb7-0130-cd58-58d385a7b928
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