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Incunabula, woodcut books, early science & medicine, etc.

Davis & Orioli (Firm)

Incunabula, woodcut books, early science & medicine, etc.

by Davis & Orioli (Firm)

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Published by Davis & Orioli in London .
Written in English

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    Series[Reichner catalogs]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination46 p. :
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22301718M

    Bibliography of the History of Medicine. Bibliography of the History of Medicine (Print) - Includes journal articles, book chapters, and conference papers and proceedings published from – The Bibliography, a printed version of the discontinued HISTLINE database, was published in six cumulative volumes (), and is useful for pre material. incunabula than of any other field of printing. It has resulted in reference books of great value. It has also resulted in the production of a great many catalogs of the holdings in this field of various li- braries all over the world, so that a scholar finds it relatively easy to locate a copy of a book in the incunabula .

    [* Subject heading: early printed books: production; incunabula; early modern book culture; transmission of texts; literature and society; religion and literature *] Rasmussen, B. Hjlund. The Transition from Manuscript to Printed Book: An Inaugural Lecture given in the University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland on 24 June   Incunabula & Early Printed Books Literature, Poetry, & Drama Medicine, Science, & Geography The Estense Apocalypse is a printed block-book from circa , whose images were hand colored. Block-books were printed from a technique where the whole mise-en-page, text and image, was made in woodcut as a potentially cheaper alternative to.

    Block-books were printed from a technique where the whole mise-en-page, text and image, was made in woodcut as a potentially cheaper alternative to using typeset. The imagery of the Estense Apocalypse is similar to the early 15th-century, Flemish school and contemporary German Bibliae Pauperum. Block book with hand-colored images. German Bible. Printed by Anton Sorg, Augsburg, 20th June (Goff B; HC ; Pell ) An incunable Bible printed in southern Germany in The text is a version of the translation from the Latin Vulgate into High German used by Mentel for the earliest printed German Bible in Mentel in .


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Today book collectors also view the invention of the printing press as a major cultural turning point - books made before and after this point are vastly different and so booksellers, collectors and historians dub books printed in this time of transition as ‘Incunabula.’.

An incunable, or sometimes incunabulum (plural incunables or incunabula, respectively), is a book, pamphlet, or broadside printed in Europe before the 16th bula etc.

book not manuscripts, which are documents written by ofthere are ab distinct known incunable editions extant, but the probable number of surviving copies in Germany alone is estimated at around.

Natural Science. Medicine. Philosophy. Go to next slide - Shop by Subject. Incunable - Early Description of Lithuania, Poland. Incunabula - Petrus Lombardus' Sententiarum Libri IV - Nuremberg: Koberger, Koberger, Antique Nuremberg Chronicle Incunable Leaf Page Woodcut Liber chronicarum $ +$ shipping.

The material helps make books more solid and early science & medicine as compared to the binding method in etc. book centuries called Coptic. Leather: In the 15th century, book makers used a brass finishing tool to make impressions on dampened leather called blind tooling.

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12 watching. Science & Medicine (Pre). Home > Rare Books > Incunabula: The Early Printed Books. Incunabula: The Early Printed Books. De Civitate Dei The term Incunabula (also incunable or incunabulum) refers to a book, pamphlet or other document that was printed, and not handwritten, before the start of the 16th century in Europe.

A book of woodcut illustrations. The first. Incunabula, or incunables, are early printed books, produced before the year The category of incunabula includes typographic books (printed using movable type) and block books (printed using full-page engravings), printed on either parchment or paper.

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Science & Medicine (Pre) Sewing (Pre) Silver; Reproduction Antiques. Make Offer - Nuremberg Chronicle Incunable Franconia Germany Woodcut Liber chronicarum Hans Weiditz ; Master Woodcut - The Passing of Time [] $ 2d 21h.

THE VIRGIL, EDITED BY JODOCUS BADIUS ASCENSIUS (Josse Bade), IS ONE OF THE GREATEST ILLUSTRATED LITERARY WORKS OF THE RENAISSANCE. The volume contains more than woodcut illustrations in wonderful detail, depicting scenes from Virgil's 'Eclogues' ('Bucolics') 'Georgics,' and 'Aeneid' ('Aeneis'), as well as the 'Opuscula' or smaller works of Virgil.

This edition of. The text proper is illustrated by 15 woodcuts, one for each of the 14 books of epigrams, and an additional woodcut in Bk. Each woodcut illustrates a scene from the book that it introduces.

The first woodcut shows the Colosseum; the third shows the Etruscan haruspex preparing a sacrifice, the eleventh shows Priscus (with his Mollosian hounds. Incunabula. We can help you find the incunabula books you are looking for. As the world's largest independent marketplace for new, used and rare books, you always get the best in service and value when you buy fromand all of your purchases are backed by our return guarantee.

The print collection houses several examples of incunabula, books printed during the so-called infancy of printing (), many of which document the early printed book’s initial attempt to mimic handwritten script.

The collection is especially strong in works of early English literature and in works of early modern science and technology. Typically early printed books and especially manuscripts. Imprint Satement of place, publisher and date of publication on a book’s title page.

Incunable From the cradle of printing, i.e., any book printed before Issue A group of books issued by the publisher as a discrete unit. At times, issue refers to timing, such as the “first. THE EXCEPTIONALLY RARE FIRST EDITION OF THE WORKS OF CHARLES DE BOVELLES (also known as De Bouelles, or Bovillus), A MAJOR CONTRIBUTION TO THE PHILOSOPHICAL TRADITION OF THE RENAISSANCE.

BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED BY 35 WOODCUTS, AND PRINTED BY HENRI ESTIENNE I (one of the earliest productions of the long Estienne printing dynasty). ALSO OF. The landmark are significant first (or early) editions typically worth hundreds or thousands of dollars (prices may vary widely based on condition, etc.).

Reprints of these books are often available, for example from Great Books of the Western World, Dover Publications or Google Books. Incunabula are extremely rare and valuable, but as the "scientific revolution" is only taken to have started.

Philenor Rare Books is tucked away in Jamaica, Vermont. We specialize in early Americana but sell books in many other genres including art, small press, manuscripts, natural history, modern fiction, science, and early printing. Historical prints and ephemera are for sale as well as antiquarian books.

Mail order only. Recently, the application of an image-retrieval system to 15th-century printed woodcut illustrations has been devised within the 15cBOOKTRADE in collaboration with the Visual Geometry Group, Faculty of Engineering Science, University of Oxford.

Images are uploaded in the system and catalogued with a unique identifier, consisting in. An herbal is a book containing the names and descriptions of plants, usually with information on their medicinal, tonic, culinary, toxic, hallucinatory, aromatic, or magical powers, and the legends associated with them.

A herbal may also classify the plants it describes, may give recipes for herbal extracts, tinctures, or potions, and sometimes include mineral and animal medicaments in.

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SWANN GALLERIES. The BPL’s incunabula collection embodies the varied output of the 15th-century European printing press. As of February,the collection is comprised of physical items printed during the 15th century, the majority of which are books (issued either individually or as parts of multi-volume.The author of the text, Hartmann Schedel, was a medical doctor, humanist and book collector.

He earned a doctorate in medicine in Padua inthen settled in Nuremberg to practice medicine and collect books.

According to an inventory done inSchedel's personal library contained manuscripts and printed books.The 8th book,was added by Caxton, who in printed the work from Trevisa's translation, revising the antiquated text. This edition is a reprint of Caxton's edition; the text is unaltered and unextended.

De Worde's only additions were a better Table and the insertion of the woodcut music (spaces left blank.