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New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library,  Incunable O-96
Description: ff. 131 (lacks last 2 blanks) - Printed book. - Bound in olive morocco; gilt edges. - Acquired by Gonzalez Lodge (1863-1942) in 1939; his gift to Columbia University. - Goff, O-96.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 1
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Language: Latin Country: Germany Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 131 (of 133)
Description: - Paper - 282 x 207 mm
Country: GermanyCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XV3/4Searchable Date Range: 1450 - 1475
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
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Script: Gothic font.
Figurative Decoration: Initials, paragraph marks and foliation in roman numerals added in red ink throughout.
Notes: Decoration added by hand to book printed by Johann Schüssler in Augsburg, 1471.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-131
Author: Orosius
Title: Historiae adversus paganos
Language(s): Latin
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f. 15v   Pin-hole in very outermost margin, corresponding in height to the top of the 12th line of text, counting up from the bottom, at "-rabilem famem"; several forms of the letter A added by hand.
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