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Otto Vollbehr Collection (Library of Congress)

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Works: 616 works in 665 publications in 3 languages and 1,800 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography‡vExhibition catalogs  History  Biography  Sermons  Records and correspondence  Poetry  Catalogs  Bibliography  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: Z663.4, 016.093
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Exhibit of books printed during the XV century and known as incunabula : selected from the Vollbehr collection purchased by an act of Congress 1930 : list of books by Library of Congress ( Book )
1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hieroclis philosophi stoici et sanctissimi In aureos versus Pythagorae opusculum by Hierocles ( Book )
1 edition published in 1474 in Latin and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fasciculus temporum omnes antiquorum cronicas complectens by Werner Rolevinck ( Book )
1 edition published in 1490 in Latin and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tibullus Catullus & Propertius cu[m] commento by Tibullus ( Book )
1 edition published in 1491 in Latin and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aeneas Siluius in Europam by Pius ( Book )
1 edition published in 1491 in Latin and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Stultifera Nauis. Narragonice pfectionis nunq̃ satis laudata nauis] by Sebastian Brant ( Book )
3 editions published between 1497 and 1498 in Latin and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This text inspired many paintings by Durer, H. Bosch, Holbein, Geyler (so in 1510), etc.: "Das Narrenschiff ist ein mittelalterliches Motiv der Kunst und Literatur. Daß Narrenschyff ad Narragoniam des Sebastian Brant (1457?1521) wurde das erfolgreichste deutschsprachige Buch vor der Reformation und in ganz Europa verbreitet. / Ship of Fools is a popular motif in medieval art and literatur. The satirical Das Narrenschiff, published 1494 in Basel, Switzerland, by Sebastian Brant, was the most succesful German-language book before the Reformation and became known all over Europe." (wikimedia). -- The Univ. of Houston offers a superb exhibition site, with 117 woodcuts: "About Reproductions Images from the Stultifera Navis (The Ship of Fools) web site may be downloaded or printed for personal research or study without prior permission, on the condition that the image is accompanied by the phrase "Copyright © 2002 by the University Libraries, University of Houston. All Rights Reserved." Images may not be published in print or electronic form, or reproduced on other web sites, without the permission of Special Collections. / For permission to publish or reproduce images, please contact Special Collections Librarian Julie Grob at jgrob@uh.edu. / Copyright © 2002 by the University Libraries, University of Houston." -- German Holdings / Exemplare in deutschen Bibliotheken: Berlin SB; Darmstadt LHSB (unvollständig); Dresden SLUB; Göttingen SUB (unvollständig); Köln USB; München BSB; Nürnberg GermNM (unvollständig)" (BSB, Munich)
Mercurii Trismegisti Liber de potestate et sapientia Dei ( Book )
2 editions published between 1481 and 1493 in Latin and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vitas patrum by Jerome ( Book )
1 edition published in 1495 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Incipiu[n]t tituli libro[rum] et capituloru[m] venerabilis Bartholomei Anglici De proprietatibus reru[m] by Bartholomaeus ( Book )
1 edition published in 1483 in Latin and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Familiares ep[isto]le ad diuersos by Pius ( Book )
2 editions published between 1481 and 1486 in Latin and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boetij viri celeberrimi de consolatione philosophie liber cum optimo co[m]mento beati Thome by Boethius ( Book )
1 edition published in 1491 in Latin and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Institutiones Graecae grammatices by Urbano Bolzanio ( Book )
in Latin and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Iustini Historici clarissimi in Trogi Pompeii historias exordium by Marcus Junianus Justinus ( Book )
2 editions published between 1476 and 1479 in Latin and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pompeius Trogus wrote his universal history, Historiae Philippicae, in 44 books
Boetius de [con]solatio[n]e philosophie : cum co[m]me[n]to angelici doctoris Thome de Aquino by Boethius ( Book )
1 edition published in 1495 in Latin and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opuscula diui bernardi abbatis clareuallensis by Bernard ( Book )
1 edition published in 1495 in Latin and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prohemio di Philippo di Bartholomeo Corsini, cittadino fiorentino, sopra de sermoni di beato Leone papa di lingua latina in toscana dallui tradocti by Leo ( Book )
1 edition published in 1485 in Italian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Herbert Putnam Collection of Incunabula (Library of Congress)
Library of Congress. Otto Vollbehr Collection
Library of Congress Vollbehr Collection
Otto Vollbehr Collection
Vollbehr Collection
Vollbehr Collection (Library of Congress)
Languages
Latin (22)
English (9)
Italian (1)