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Wenceslas Bible - Signatur: Codices Vindobonenses 2759-2764 - Österreichische Nationalbibliothek (Vienna, Austria)
Akademische Druck- u Verlagsanstalt (ADEVA) - Graz 1987 - Facsimile Edition of: Wenceslas Bible with shelf mark Codices Vindobonenses 2759-2764 - Österreichische Nationalbibliothek (Vienna, Austria), also known as Die Wenzelsbibel *** Wenzel Bible. Data of the original: 53.0 x 36.5 cm, 2,352 pages. Prague (Czech Republic), 1389-1400. Illustrations: 646 large miniatures, countless illuminated borders and initials. Names related to the work: Wenceslas IV (1361-1419), King of Bohemia and emperor *** Facsimile Edition: 9 volumes: Exact replica of the original (extent, color and size). Limitation: 780 copies. All 2,428 pages of the manuscript are reproduced in the original format of 53 x 36.5 cm, compiled in 9 volumes and totalling 464 miniatures and countless drolleries. Two commentary volumes describe the miniatures and present the contents of the manuscript in all its aspects. *** The single volumes: *** Vol. 1: GENESIS and EXODUS *** Vol. 2: LEVITICUS and NUMERI *** Vol. 3: DEUTERONOMIUM and JOSUA *** Vol. 4: RICHTER, RUTH and SAMUEL I *** Vol. 5: SAMUEL II, KINGS I *** Vol. 6: KINGS II, CHRONIK I *** Vol. 7: CHRONIK II, ESRA I, ESRA II *** Vol. 8: ESRA III, TOBIAS, PREDIGER *** Vol. 9: Documentation Volume *** Two commentary volumes *** All folios are cut according to the original. Hearvy leather binding with love knot on front cover. Commentary: 2 volumes by G. Schmidt, H. Heger, I. HlaváÇcek and F. U nterkircher *** Language: German *** 2 commentary volumes by G./ Schmidt (Vienna), H. Heger (Vienna), I. Hlavácek (Prague). F. Unterkircher (Vienna). *** Binding: leather. All folios are cut according to the original size and sewn according to the original gathering. . [Attributes: Hard Cover]
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