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Title proper romanized from Greek; contents listed on t.p. in Greek and Latin.
Imprint from colophon on verso of leaf 
Edited by Marcus Musurus and Aldo Manuzio.
Scholia, by Musurus, surrounds the text.
Leaves  and  blank.
Imprint from second colophon (M[Mu]4 recto). Rhodes gives title in Greek, '[Grammatikē eisagōgē]'. Signatures: a⁸ b[beta]-l[lamda]⁸, ²a⁸ b¹⁰, A[Alpha]-L[Lamda]⁸ M[Mu]⁴. Bound in 18th century boards, rebacked. 'Gaza' on spine. Sunderland…
A comprehensive etymological dictionary. Text in original Greek, some prefatory matter, colophon and terminal matter in Latin. Caption title, fol. alpha iii recto; imprint from colophon, fol.  verso. Ed. by Dēmētrios Chalkokondylēs,…
Modern goatskin binding by Bernard Middleton.
Greek title romanized.
Latin title in Goff: Etymologicum Magnum Graecum.
Edited by Marcus Musurus.
PROVENANCE: 1. erased inscription. 2. J. S. Pagnetti(?), signature. 3. Alan G. Thomas (London), 1974.…
First Greek and Latin New Testament Published,
First Greek New Testament Published,
Imprint from colophon.
Head pieces; initials.
Edited by Nicolaus Gerbel; text follows Erasmus' 2d ed., Harrison #10.
Cardinal Francisco Ximénez de Cisneros (1436–1517) assembled scholars at the Complutense University in Alcalá de Henares in order to compile a Bible to be printed in Hebrew, Greek, Aramaic, and Latin. The Old Testament is printed in three parallel…
An English broadside that features Dance of Death procession and images of Death with individuals. The series shows influence from Holbein from the art style to the content of the series with updates to reflect dress and culture of the time period.
This Swedish version of Dance of Death includes influences from Holbein while updating characters to contemporary societal figures such as Soldaten (the soldier).
This German version of Dance of Death includes influences from Holbein while updating characters to contemporary societal figures such as Das Freundenmächen (The Lady of Easy Virtue).
The English dance of death includes influences from Holbein while updating characters to contemporary societal figures such as the The Waltz, The Lottery Office, and The Honeymoon. Added title-page, engraved. Bound in at the beginning of volume 2 is…
The images in this English publication still show strong influences from Holbein in style and layout with some artistic differences.
Bound in 18th century sheepskin.
The images in this German publication reflect Holbein's figures and layouts but have other style characteristics unique to this artist. Prints are engraved plates.
Holbein's 1538 plates are reproduced here but are reversed and some have details adjusted.
Holbein introduced four initial plates that situated the human experience of death within a Biblical context., Woodcut designs attributed to Hans Holbein.
The title and the epigrams are translated into Italian while the text above the images remains in Latin., The Old Woman, The Astrologer, Extra illustrated with three woodcuts from unidentified edition (ca. 16th century) of Imagines or Icones mortis…
The Abbot. The Abbess. Woodcuts after Holbein's designs. Bound in limb vellum with ties.
This version's text above the images and epigrams are both in Latin. The previous version's epigrams were in French. Woodcuts after Holbein's designs. The Sailor (The Shipwreck). The Knight.
First publication of Holbein's sequence of images of Death. The New Married Lady (The Noblewoman). The Duchess. The woodcuts are supposed to have been executed from Hans Holbein's designs by Hans Lützelburger. Accompanying each cut is a related…
The engravings in this Dance of Death, or Todten-Tantz are said to be influenced by Holbein's Basel mural. Engraved title border.
Book of hours with designs in the margins of individuals paired with Death with descriptive titles. Printed on vellum in red and black; Includes a Dance of death series of illustrations. Bound in green morocco.
Includes: The life of Holbein -- The dance of death [by F. Douce] -- Introduction to Lydgate's Daunce of Machabree.
Half-title to "The Dance of Macaber" (p. -, F) incorrectly bound at beginning as half-title.
Early translations of the Bible and portions of the Bible were completed as early as seventh century CE, but until the 1800s, it was difficult to create translations that survived. This particular translation features English and Chinese in parallel…
Portions of the New Testament in Sinhala, the native language of Sinhalese people, the largest ethnic group in Sri Lanka and is one of the offical languages in the country.
Portable portions of the Old and New Testament in Tamil, spoken by the Tamil populations of South India and Northeast Sri Lanka. The English title is followed on the title-page by words in Tamil script. Text in Tamil script.