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BIBLIA LATINA. Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 14 April 1478.

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BIBLIA LATINA. Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 14 April 1478.

Royal 2° (396 x 265mm). Collation: [112 2-2210 23-246 25-3610 37-388 39-4110 42-438 44-4810 496] (1/1r blank, 1/1v contents, 1/2r Genesis-Psalms, 25/1r Proverbs-Maccabees, 39/1r Gospels, 44/1r Pauline Epistles, Acts, Catholic Epistles, Apocalypse, 48/10v colophon, 49/1r treatise of Menardus, canon tables). 462 (of 468, lacking the final quire) leaves. 51 lines and headline, double column, canon marginalia in the Gospels. Type: 3:110G (text), 4:160G (headline, chapter incipits). 3-13-line initials in red, red paragraph marks. (Lower margin of 37/1, 40/10 and 47/2 torn away, replaced on 37/1 and 40/10, small tear at inner margin of 41/10 affecting 3 letters of canon marginalia.) 17th-century roll-tooled vellum over pastepaper boards, fore-edge ties. Provenance: early marginal annotations; James Elwin Millard, bookplate.

HC *3068; GW 4232; BMC II, 415 (IC. 7168); Goff B-557; Pellechet 2296; IDL 826; IGI 1655; BSB B-429
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