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Koberger, Anton approximately 1440-1513

Overview
Works: 712 works in 1,413 publications in 5 languages and 2,901 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Legends  Poetry  Commentaries  Chronologies  Sources  Exhibition catalogs  Portraits  Dictionaries 
Roles: Printer, Book producer, Author, Publisher, Dedicatee, Editor, Illustrator, Bookseller, Creator, Other
Classifications: B659.C2, 189.4
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Most widely held works by Anton Koberger
Nuremberg chronicle by Hartmann Schedel( Book )

67 editions published between 1493 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blat CLXXVII of the text commonly known as the Nuremburg chronicle, with one woodcut city landscape, verso
Biblia Latina by Anon( Book )

63 editions published between 1475 and 1501 in Latin and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse: Jean Froben commença sa carrière d'imprimeur à Bâle avec l'impression de cette Bible. C'est la première "édition de poche" de la Bible en latin, aussi connue sous le nom de "Bible du pauvre" (petit format, coût moins élevé). Le texte est basé sur l'édition dite "Fontibus ex Graecis."
Summa angelica de casibus conscientiae by Angelo Carletti( Book )

22 editions published between 1482 and 1498 in Latin and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An imperfect copy of Bartolommeo's practical theological handbook. Lacking all of Book One. The last seven leaves of the codex contain the beginning of Liber VI Decrealium by Boniface VIII
The Consolation of philosophy : Boethius, the consolation of philosophy ; Thomas à Kempis, the imitation of Christ ; Sir Thomas Browne, Religio medici by Boethius( Book )

16 editions published between 1473 and 1486 in Latin and German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A work of mixed prose and verse in which he considers universal issues such as the nature of justice, the problem of evil in a world controlled by God's providential plan, and the workings of Fortune and free will
Malleus maleficarum. The hammer of witchcraft by Heinrich Institoris( Book )

11 editions published between 1494 and 1496 in Latin and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Malleus Maleficarum (Latin for "The Hammer of Witches") is a famous treatise on witches, written in 1486 by Heinrich Kramer, an Inquisitor of the Catholic Church, and was first published in Germany in 1487. Jacob Sprenger is also often attributed as an author. The main purpose of the Malleus was to attempt to systematically refute arguments claiming that witchcraft does not exist, discredit those who expressed skepticism about its reality, to claim that witches were more often women than men, and to educate magistrates on the procedures that could find them out and convict them. -- Publisher's description
Mediaeval lore from Bartholomew Anglicus by Bartholomaeus( Book )

15 editions published between 1483 and 1492 in Latin and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reprod. de la 1a. ed. en castellano, traducida por Fray Vicente de Burgos y publicada en Tolosa, por Enrique Mayer, el 18 de septiembre de 1494
Der Schatzbehalter : ein Andachts- und Erbauungsbuch aus dem Jahre 1491 : mit 91 Holzschnitten und 2 Textseiten in Faksimile by Stephan Fridolin( Book )

5 editions published in 1962 in German and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera by Virgil( Book )

9 editions published in 1492 in Latin and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Firma de Tomas Cadavid Restrepo
Liber chronicarum by Hartmann Schedel( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in Latin and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden legend; or, Lives of the saints by Jacobus( Book )

17 editions published between 1478 and 1496 in Latin and German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Among the books which afford us an insight into the popular religious thought of the middle ages, none holds a more important place than the Legenda Aurea or Golden Legend. The book was compiled and put into form about the year 1275 by Jacobus de Voragine, Archbishop of Genoa, who laid under contribution for his purpose the Lives of the Fathers by S. Jerome, the Ecclesiastical History of Eusebius, and other books of a like kind; while for the lives of the saints more nearly approaching his own age he appears to have industriously collected such legends as he could meet with, whether in manuscript or handed down by oral tradition."--Prologue
Lives of the popes by Platina( Book )

6 editions published in 1481 in Latin and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bartolomeo Platina (1421-1481), historian, political theorist, and author of a best-selling cookbook, began life as a mercenary soldier and ended it as the head of the Vatican Library. A papal official under the humanist Pope Pius II, he was a member of the humanist academies of Cardinal Bessarion and Pomponio Leto, and was twice imprisoned for conspiring against Pope Paul II. Returning to favor under Pope Sixtus IV, he composed his most famous work, a biographical compendium of the Roman popes from St. Peter down to his own time. The work critically synthesized a wide range of sources and became the standard reference work on papal history for early modern Europe, reprinted dozens of times and translated into a number of languages. A characteristic work of Renaissance humanism, it used Christian antiquity as a standard against which to criticize modern churchmen. This edition contains the first complete translation into English and an improved Latin text. Volume 1, the first of a projected four, covers the period from the founding of the church through ad 461. -- Jacket
Psalterium beati Brunonis episcopi herbipolensis by Bruno( Book )

5 editions published between 1494 and 1497 in Latin and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Schatzbehalter : ein Andachts- und Erbauungsbuch aus dem Jahre 1491 : mit 91 Holzschnitten und 2 Textseiten in Faksimile by Stephan Fridolin( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De vita et moribus philosophorum by Gualterus Burlaeus( Book )

11 editions published between 1472 and 1477 in Latin and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes other unidentified pieces. The work onced belonged to the Franciscan monastery of S. Salvator near S. Miniato in Florence, Italy
Boetius de [con]solatio[n]e philosophie : cum co[m]me[n]to angelici doctoris Thome de Aquino by Boethius( Book )

6 editions published in 1495 in Latin and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Familiares ep[isto]le ad diuersos by Pius( Book )

3 editions published between 1481 and 1486 in Latin and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trilogium anime : non solum religiosis veru[m]etia[m] secularibus predicatoribus co[n]fessoribus contemplantibus et studentibus lume[n] intellectus et ardorem affectus amministrans by Ludovicus Pruthenus( Book )

5 editions published in 1498 in Latin and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anton Koberger : zum 500. Todestag des Druckers der Schedelschen Weltchronik ; [Ausstellung der Stadtbibliothek Nürnberg im Ausstellungskabinett Stadtbibliothek Zentrum, 20. September - 28. Dezember 2013] by Anton Koberger( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zum 500. Todestag des Druckers, Verlegers und Buchhändlers Anton Koberger öffnet die Nürnberger Stadtbibliothek ihre Schatzkammern: Eine Ausstellung zeigt seltene Buchdrucke, darunter ein Exemplar der "Schedelschen Weltchronik".00Anton Koberger war um 1470 als Drucker in Nürnberg tätig. Er stieg schnell zu einem Großunternehmer auf, der europaweit Geschäfte machte und den Buchmarkt im deutschsprachigen Raum dominierte. Auch war Koberger einer der Ersten, der das Buch als geistige Ware erkannte und auch so vermarktete: Koberger bot erstmals gebrauchsfertige Bücher mit zierendem Buchschmuck und einem Einband an.00Koberger wurde 1493 für die "Schedelsche Weltchronik" verpflichtet, deren lateinische und deutsche Ausgaben als die am reichsten bebilderten Drucke gelten, die vor 1500 entstanden. Um die Verzahnung der Texte mit den rund 1.800 Holzschnittillustrationen zu gewährleisten, wurden eigens Reinschriften angefertigt. Diese einzigartigen Vorzeichnungen und Layouts mit Zeichnungen aus der Werkstatt des Malers Michael Wolgemut, dem Lehrer von Albrecht Dürer, sind ein Höhepunkt der Ausstellung.00Insgesamt werden 25 ausgewählte Werke in einer Ausstellung zu Ehren Kobergers gezeigt. Die Bücher geben einen Eindruck über die damalige Buchproduktion und die Zusammenarbeit von Buchmalern und Buchbindern. Die Stadtbibliothek beherbergt mehr als die Hälfte der produzierten Werke des Druckers: Insgesamt sind 130 von schätzungsweise 250 Büchern in der Bibliothek untergebracht.00Exhibition: Stadtbibliothek Nürnberg, Germany; 20.9. - 28.12.2013
 
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Nuremberg chronicle
Alternative Names
Anton Coberger German printer

Anton Koberger

Anton Koberger Duits goudsmid (1440-1513)

Anton Koberger German printer

Cobergen., Antonius.

Coburger, Anton 1440-1513

Coburger, Anton aproximadament 1440-1513

Coburger, Antonius.

Coburger, Antonius 1440-1513

Coburger, Antonius approximately 1440-1513

Coburger, Antonius, ca. 1440-1513

Coburger, Antonus ca. 1440-1513

Koberger, Ant.

Koberger, Anthon.

Koberger, Anthon ca. 1440-1513

Koberger, Anthoni 1440-1513

Koberger, Anthonius.

Koberger, Anton

Koberger, Anton 1440?-1513

Koberger, Anton 1440-1513 der Ältere

Koberger, Anton ca. 1440-1513

Koberger, Anton (der Ältere).

Koberger, Anton der Ältere 1440-1513

Koberger, Antonius.

Koberger, Antonius 1440?-1513

Koburberger, Anthonius 1440-1513

Koburberger, Anthonius approximately 1440-1513

Koburberger, Anthonius, ca. 1440-1513

Koburger, Anthonius.

Koburger, Anthonius 1440?-1513

Koburger, Anthonius approximately 1440-1513

Koburger, Anthonius, ca. 1440-1513

Koburger, Anton.

Koburger, Anton 1440-1513

Koburger, Anton aproximadament 1440-1513

Koburger, Anton ca. 1440-1513

Koburger, Antonius.

Koburger, Antonius 1440?-1513

Антон Кобергер

Кобергер, Антон

Languages
Latin (245)

German (37)

English (7)

Hungarian (1)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Liber chronicarum