Ehwald, Rudolf (ed.). Biblia pauperum. Deutsche Ausgabe von 1471.

Weimar, Gesellschaft der Bibliophilen, 1906.

Large 4to. 8 pp. (40) ff., many printed on one side only. Contemporary wrappers with stamped title and green cord.


A facsimile edition of the 1471 xylographic German Pauper's Bible by Friedrich Walther von Dinkelsbühl and Hans Hurning. It includes an introduction as well as reproductions of the woodblock prints, showing texts from the Old and New Testament and corresponding illustrations.

Partly untrimmed copy, extremities slightly bumped. A small hole in the margin of p. 5f, not touching text. From the library of the Viennese collector Werner Habel, with his ownership stamp to inner wrappers.

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