Book/Printed Material Lib[er] cronicarum, cu[m] figuris et ymagi[ni]bus ab inicio mu[n]di.

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Title
Lib[er] cronicarum, cu[m] figuris et ymagi[ni]bus ab inicio mu[n]di.
Contributor Names
Schedel, Hartmann, 1440-1514.
Wolgemut, Michael, 1434-1519, illus.
Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm, -1494, illus.
Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
John Boyd Thacher Collection (Library of Congress)
John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 12 July 1493.
Subject Headings
-  Chronology, Historical--Early works to 1800
-  Germany--Nuremberg
Genre
Incunabula--Germany--Nuremberg--1493
Notes
-  Title extracted from woodcut title of register (leaf [1a]), which begins: Registrum huius operis Libri cronicarum ...
-  Illus. by Michael Wolgemut and Wilhelm Pleydenwurff.
-  Rosenwald 163
-  Goff S-307
-  Hain-Copinger 14508
-  BM 15th cent., II, p. 437 (IC.7451)
-  Schramm, XVII, p. 6, 9, and illus.
-  LC copy imperfect: of the 2 blank leaves at end one is wanting, the other is bound in after leaf cclxvi. Initials in Registrum and on leaf ia supplied in colors. Ms. inscription mounted on flyleaf of new binding (repeated with slight variations on leaf ccxcix): Hu[n]c libru[m] imposuit Ep[isco]pus Adolfus, P[ri]nceps ad Anhalt anno 1520 i[n] p[ro]festo Divi Joh[ann]is Baptiste ...
-  Vollbehr H14508. Thacher no. 121
Medium
[20], cclxvi, [6], cclxvii-ccxcix, [3] leaves (leaf [6] (3d group) and last 2 leaves blank). woodcuts: illus., maps. 48.3 cm. (fol.)
Call Number/Physical Location
Incun. 1493 .S3
Incun. 1493 .S3 Copy 2 Copy 2. 47.2 cm. Several leaves repaired. Last blank leaf mounted inside lower cover. Ms. notes. Stamped brown half leather binding over boards, clasps broken.
Incun. 1493 .S3 Copy 3 Copy 3. 46.5 cm. Imperfect: leaves ccxcix-[ccc] and all blank leaves wanting. Several leaves repaired. "De Sarmacia" (unnumbered leaves following cclxvi) bound in at end. A few ms. notes. Old stamped pigskin binding over boards, clasps wanting; lettered: Cronica mvndi.
Incun. 1493 .S3 Copy 4 Copy 4. 45.8 cm. Imperfect: "De Sarmacia" and all blank leaves wanting; a number of leaves repaired, some supplied from another copy.
Incun. 1493 .S3 Copy 5 Copy 5. 43.3 cm. Imperfect: leaves [1]-[2], [7]-[12], iv-vii, ix, xii, xv, xxix, xlii, lxxvi, lxxxvi, cvii, cxiii-cxiv, cli, clxxxiii-clxxiv, cclvii, cclviiii-cclxii, cclxiv-cclxv, ccxcviii, and all blank leaves wanting; a number of leaves repaired; "De Sarmacia" bound in at end, followed by "Registrum" (first group of unnumbered leaves belonging at beginning). Some ms. notes.
Incun. 1493 .S3 Copy 6 Copy 6. Imperfect: first leaf trimmed and mounted; without the 2 final blanks.
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.rbc/Rosenwald.0163.1
Library of Congress Control Number
48040718
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Description
Title extracted from woodcut title of register (leaf [1a]), which begins: Registrum huius operis Libri cronicarum ... Illus. by Michael Wolgemut and Wilhelm Pleydenwurff. Rosenwald 163 Goff S-307 Hain-Copinger 14508 BM 15th cent., II, p. 437 (IC.7451) Schramm, XVII, p. 6, 9, and illus. LC copy imperfect: of the 2 blank leaves at end one is wanting, the other is bound in after leaf cclxvi. Initials in Registrum and on leaf ia supplied in colors. Ms. inscription mounted on flyleaf of new binding (repeated with slight variations on leaf ccxcix): Hu[n]c libru[m] imposuit Ep[isco]pus Adolfus, P[ri]nceps ad Anhalt anno 1520 i[n] p[ro]festo Divi Joh[ann]is Baptiste ... Vollbehr H14508. Thacher no. 121
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Schedel, Hartmann, Michael Wolgemut, Wilhelm Pleydenwurff, Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, John Boyd Thacher Collection, and John Davis Batchelder Collection. Liber Cronicarum, Cum Figuris Et Ymaginibus Ab Inicio Mundi. Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 12 July, 1493. Pdf. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/48040718/.

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Schedel, H., Wolgemut, M., Pleydenwurff, W., Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, John Boyd Thacher Collection & John Davis Batchelder Collection. (1493) Liber Cronicarum, Cum Figuris Et Ymaginibus Ab Inicio Mundi. Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 12 July. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/48040718/.

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Schedel, Hartmann, et al. Liber Cronicarum, Cum Figuris Et Ymaginibus Ab Inicio Mundi. Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 12 July, 1493. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/48040718/>.