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Esther before Ahasuerus

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Esther before Ahasuerus

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Date Issued: 1581
Place: Lvgdvni
Publisher: apvd Gvlielmvm Rovillivm
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KB 1581 (Bible. Latin. 1581. Vulgate. Biblia Sacra)
pages (components)
Content: "F. Ioannis Hentenii mechliniensis in Biblia Louanij anno 1547. excusa atque castigata, præfatio": 2d-3d (recto) prelim. leaves.
Ownership: Lenox.
Content: "Hieronymi prologvs Galeatvs": 3d (verso)-4th (recto) prelim. leaves; "Epistola S. Hieronymi ad paulinum": 4th 9recto)-6th prelim. leaves. Map (Garden of Eden & wanderings in desert) between p. 8 and 9.
Content: "Priuilegij summa" dated 1572.
Content: Lenox Collection.
Content: Signatures: *⁸, a-z⁸, A-Z⁸, aa-zz⁸, AA-II⁸, K⁴, LL⁸-MM⁸, MM-NN⁸, OO⁴. (sig. nn₈ blank, LL₂-₅ wrongly marked MM₂-₅.
Content: Title within woodcut border?
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14347099
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 43988d20-c606-012f-813c-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1581: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Esther before Ahasuerus" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1581.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Esther before Ahasuerus" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2021.

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1581). Esther before Ahasuerus Retrieved from

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Esther before Ahasuerus