Bible. Latin. Vulgate. 1454.
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Rubricated throughout, including large initials in color, with floral marginal decoration, at the beginning of each book.
Leaves - of v.2, blank, wanting. Some leaves are damp stained. Leaf  of v.2 mutilated and repaired. All edges trimmed, resulting in loss of some illumination.
Bookplate, stamp, inscription and library label: Bibliotheca Monasterii Mellicencis. Call no. of library label: P.884a and P.884b.
Bound in 18th century calf.
For additional information see the Yale University Library gazette, vol. 1, p. [1-13]
Commonly known as the Gutenberg Bible.
Leaves trimmed to 38 cm.
ff. i + 317 + i ; 39.4 cm.
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