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New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library,  Incunable H-405
Description: ff. 116 - Printed book. - Dark green morocco, with gilt filets and dentelle on turn-ins; spine decorated in gilt; gilt edges. - Stephen Whitney Phoenix (1839-1881).
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 3
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/IncunableH405_20
Language: Latin Country: France Century: 16th

Part 1: ff. 1-116v
Description: - Parchment - 187 x 124 mm
Country: FranceCardinal point:
Region: City: Paris?
Assigned Date: s. XVISearchable Date Range: 1500 - 1599
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Bâtarde.
Figurative Decoration: 18 cuts (also used by Kerver in other books of hours) colored by hand.
Notes: Printed in Paris by Thielman Kerver for Guillelmus Eustace, 15 March 1500 (BMC 8:218).
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-116v
Title: Book of Hours, use of Rome
Language(s): Latin
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ff. b [3] verso - b [4]   On the verso, miniature of St. Mark with his lion; on the recto, in the background, Jesus on the Mount of Olives; in the foreground, Kiss of Judas, with Peter sheathing his sword.
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ff. b [8] verso - c [1]   Liturgical use specified in last line of verso, "secundum usum Romanum"; "c" of quire signature visible on edge of border outline, below the "t" of "intende"; Annunciation.
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ff. i [3] verso - i [4]   On the verso, offset of gold from the facing design; in the background, Job with his wife and friends;in the foreground, a man struck down by Death.
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