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|Named Person:||Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ; Benedictus Chelidonius; Benedictus Chelidonius; Jesus Christ.|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Albrecht Dürer; Leonardo Farina; Benedictus Chelidonius; Giovanni Mardersteig; Robert Fitzgerald; Officina Bodoni,
|Language Note:||Text in Latin on pages opposite the full-page illustrations (pages 9-156, unnumbered), followed by Fitzgerald's English translation on pages 157-198.|
|Notes:||"This edition of Albrecht Dürer's Passio Christi, first published in 1511, with the Latin poems of Brother Benedict Chelidonius and the first English version by Robert Fitzgerald, has been printed on the hand-press in 140 copies on Magnani hand-made paper of Pescia. The woodcuts have been reengraved by Leonardo Farina, and the text has been set in Dante type"--Colophon.
Issued to commemorate the 500th anniversary of Dürer's birth; also issued in German with title: Die kleine Passion and in Italian with title: La Passione.
Includes reproduction of original title page, which reads: Passio Christi ab Alberto Durer Nurenbergensi effigiata cu[m] varij generis carminibus Fratris Benedicti Chelidonij Musophili, and original colophon, which reads: Impressum Nurnberge : Per Albertu[m] Durer pictore[m],  (date expresed in Latin words).
Includes the Latin verses by Benedictus Chelidonius that accompanied the original edition; they were originally published approximately 1508 in a work with title: Passio Iesu Christi Saluatoris mundi vario carminu[m] genere F. Benedicti Chelidonij Musophili doctissime descripta.
"Dürer's 'Little Passion' and the humanist Benedictus Chelidonius" (afterword by Giovanni Mardersteig): pages 199-215.
|Description:||214 pages, 3 unnumbered pages : 37 illustrations ; 24 cm.|
|Series Title:||Editiones Officinae Bodoni.|
|Other Titles:||Kleine Passion
Passio Christi ab Alberto Durer Nurenbergensi effigiata
|Responsibility:||by Albrecht Dürer ; with the poems of the first edition of 1511 by Benedictus Chelidonius Musophilus in Latin with English version.|
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