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Incunabulum incunabulorum : the Gutenberg Bible on vellum in the Vollbehr collection : an authentic story of the choicest book of Christendom told anew

Author: Edwin Emerson; Otto H F Vollbehr
Publisher: New York : Tudor Press, ©1928.
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The story of this Gutenberg Bible prior to its purchase by the Library of Congress in 1930.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Emerson, Edwin, 1869-1959.
Incunabulum incunabulorum.
New York, Tudor Press [©1928]
(OCoLC)609706116
Named Person: Johann Gutenberg; Johannes Fust
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edwin Emerson; Otto H F Vollbehr
OCLC Number: 16691381
Notes: "Table of all the known Gutenberg Bibles on vellum still extant": p. [8].
Description: 54 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Incunabulator incunabulatorum, foremost of 15th century printers : namely Gutenberg --
A man of mystery : Johann Fust, yclept Faustus --
The book of books : Gutenberg's 42-line Bible on vellum, id est Incunabulum incunabulorum, the cradle piece of Christian printing --
A linguistic epilogue : derivation and meaning of the Latin word incunabula.
Other Titles: Gutenberg Bible on vellum in the Vollbehr collection
Responsibility: by Edwin Emerson.

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The story of this Gutenberg Bible prior to its purchase by the Library of Congress in 1930.

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