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Theatrum virtutis & honoris, oder, Tugend Büchlein / Auss etlichen fürtrefflichen Griechischen vnd Lateinischen Scribenten ins Teutsch gebracht, durch Herrn Wilibald Pirckheymern ... ; Auss desselben hinderlassenen Bibliothec durch einen vornemmen gelährten Man[n] mit fleiss zusam[m]en getragen, vnd jetzo erst an tag geben ; Mit vorgesetztem Leben dess Auctoris ...

Author/Creator:
Pirckheimer, Willibald, 1470-1530.
Publication:
Gedruckt zu Nürmberg : Bey Paul Kauffmann, Im Iahr MDCVI [1606]
Format/Description:
Book
[32], 110, [2], 360 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill., port. ; 16 cm. (8vo)
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Other Title:
Theatrvm virtvtis & honoris, oder, Tugend Büchlein
Theatrum virtutis & honoris
Tugend Büchlein
Fingerprint:
ngit inch ndhm stni (3) 1606 (R)
Subjects:
Virtue -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
Germany Nuremberg.
Notes:
Signatures: [superscript pi]a-b⁸ a-g⁸ A-Y⁸ Z⁴.
Leaves g8 and K8 are blanks.
Title in red and black.
Engraved plates: portrait of Pirckheimer engraved by Albrecht Dürer; Pirckheimer's arms engraved by Heinrich Ulrich; allegory of Tribulatio, Spes, Tolerantia and Invidia after a sketch by Dürer.
Woodcut head- and tail-pieces.
Local notes:
Penn Libraries copy has autograph ("Joh. Roehm 1748 mens. Majo[?]") of Johannes Roehm in brown ink on front free endpaper; ms. ownership inscription ("Montis S. Odiliae 1706."), probably of the Premonstratensian community of Mont Sainte-Odile Abbey, Alsace, in faded ink at foot of title leaf.
Penn Libraries copy has a few early ms. underlines and marginal marks in brown ink in text; a few early ms. marginal marks in pencil in text.
Penn Libraries copy has paper slip with bookseller's printed description (of this copy?) affixed to verso of front free endpaper; ms. bibliographical notes in pencil on front pastedown; ms. note ("Brandes sale") in pencil on front free endpaper.
Penn Provenance:
Roehm, Johannes (autograph)
Mont Sainte-Odile (Monastery : Sainte-Odile, France) (former owner) (inscription)
Premonstratensians (Alsace, France) (former owner) (inscription)
Penn Chronology:
1606
Cited in:
Murray, C.F. German books, 334.
VD 17 12:114668N
Contributor:
Dürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528.
Ulrich, Heinrich, 1575-1630.
Kauffmann, Paul, active 1594-1617, printer.
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
German Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
26788861