Collection ASM0573 - Theodore Parker collection

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Theodore Parker collection


  • 1485-1572 (Creation)


1 Box

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Twelve original leaves of rare books.

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This collection is open for research.

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Theodore Parker Collection Finding Aid © 1993 University of Miami. Requests to reproduce or publish materials from this collection should be directed to

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  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Latin

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Gift of Dr. Theodore Parker.

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Jacobus de Voragine: Dat duytsche Passionail (The Golden Legend in Low German). Printed at Cologne, 1485, by Ludwig von Renchen. The first Life of the Saints in low German.

Location: ASC Special Oversize BX4654.J35 1485

Hartman Schedel: Liber Chronicarum commonly called the Nuremberg Chronicle, Printed at Nurember, 1493, by Anton Koberger. There were two editions in the same year that in Latin, the first issued July 12th, and the German edition (translated by George Alt) issued December 23rd.

Location: ASC Special Oversize D17.S3415 1493

Hartman Schedel: Weltchronik. Printed at Augsburg, 1497 by Johann Schonsperger. This is a later German Edition of the above described "Nuremberg Chronicle", in smaller format.  The Woodcuts are from new blocks copied from those Koberger and reduced in size.

Location: ASC Special Oversize D17.S32 1497

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