Woodcuts in Incunabula Printed in the Low Countries (4 Vols.) (Bibliotheca Bibliographica Neerlandica Series Maior)

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Winner of the 2015 Menno Hertzberger Prize The aims of this publication are twofold. In the first place it gives a complete census of the woodcuts in Dutch and Flemish incunabula, and a record of all places in which they appear. Both the book in which the woodcut (or series of woodcuts) appears for the first time and all repetitions of that woodcut before 1501 have been registered. In the second place a survey and analysis of the woodcuts used by each printer have been given. With this inventory dr. Kok has developed a very accurate dating system for incunabula. Over 3800 different illustrations have been found in the incunabula printed in the Low Countries, which illustrate the history of the use of woodcuts - the different states, the different stages of wear and tear. This publication was made possible with the cooperation of many libraries and institutions worldwide: Stichting Huis Bergh, 's-Heerenberg, Netherlands; Universiteitsbibliotheek, Amsterdam, Netherlands; Museum Plantin-Moretus/Prentenkabinet, Antwerpen, Belgium (UNESCO Werelderfgoed); Ruusbroec-Genootschap, Antwerpen, Belgium; Erfgoedbibliotheek Hendrik Consience, Antwerpen, Belgium; Staatsbibliothek, Berlin, Germany; Bibliotheque Municipale, Besancon, France; Bibliotheque Royale Albert Ier, Bruxelles, Belgium; University Library, Cambridge, England; Universitatsbibliothek, Koln, Germany; Kongelige Biblioteket, Kopenhagen, Denmark; Universitats- und Landesbibliothek, Darmstadt, Germany; Stadsarchief en Athenaeumbibliotheek, Deventer, Netherlands; Royal Observatory, Edinburgh, Scotland; Universitatsbibliothek, Frankfurt, Germany; Universitatsbibliothek, Freiburg, Germany; Universiteitsbibliotheek, Gent, Belgium; Niedersachsische Staats- und Unversitatsbibliothek, Gottingen, Germany; Librije, Gouda, Netherlands; Unversitatsbibliothek, Greifswald, Germany; Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands; Gemeente Archief, Haarlem, Netherlands; Stadsbibliotheek, Haarlem, Netherlands; Harvard College Library, Cambridge MA, USA; Houghton Library, Cambridge MA, USA; Friesch Genootschap, Leeuwarden, Netherlands; Erfgoed Leiden en omstreken, Leiden, Netherlands; Universiteitsbibliotheek, Leiden, Netherlands; Bibliotheque de l'Universite, Liege, Belgium; British Library, London, England; Universitatsbibliothek, Luneburg, Germany; Regionaal historisch centrum Limburg, Maastricht, Netherlands; Draiflessen Collection (Liberna Collection), Mettingen, Germany; Koninklijk Zeeuwsch Genootschap der Wetenschappen, Middelburg, Netherlands; Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Munchen, Germany; Universitats- und Landesbibliothek, Munster, Germany; Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven CT, USA; Morgan Library, New York NY, USA; Bibliothek des Evangelischen Predigerseminars Wittenberg, Germany; Bodleian Library, Oxford, England; Bibliotheque Mazarine, Paris, France; Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France; Huntington Library, San Marino CA, USA; Universitetsbibliothek, Stockholm, Sweden; Wurttembergische Landesbibliothek, Stuttgart, Germany; Royal Dutch Library, The Hague, Netherlands; Universitatsbibliothek, Trier, Germany; Universitetsbibliothek, Uppsala, Sweden; Rijksmuseum Catharijne Convent, Utrecht, Netherlands; Universiteitsbibliotheek, Utrecht, Netherlands; Bibliotheque Municipale, Valenciennes, France; Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress, Washington DC, USA.

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[This] massive and painstaking work will last for generations. David McKitterick, Trinity College, Cambridge. In: "Quaerendo," Vol. 44, Nos. 1-2 (2014), pp. 91-99."

This massive and painstaking work will last for generations. David McKitterick, Trinity College, Cambridge. In: Quaerendo, Vol. 44, Nos. 1-2 (2014), pp. 91-99. Ina Kok s weighty four-volume book represents the summa of incunabula studies and is likely to play an essential role in all future studies of early printing in Northern Europe. This well-organized and masterful opus will be essential for igniting the imagination of students. It has made a powerful impression on me. Kathryn Rudy, University of St Andrews. In: Print Quarterly, Vol. 32, No 2 (2015), pp. 192-194. A milestone in incunabula research. Ursula Rautenberg, Erlangen University. In: Archiv fur Geschichte des Buchwesens, Vol. 69 (2014), pp. 249-251. This catalogue will be useful not only to scholars studying woodcuts that illustrate incunables produced in the Low Countries but also to those interested in related woodcuts in books printed later and/or in other countries, in relationships between woodcuts and other media, and more generally in iconography and book illustration. Martha W. Driver, Pace University. In: Journal of the Early Book Society, Vol. 17 (2014), pp. 392-294."

"This massive and painstaking work will last for generations." David McKitterick, Trinity College, Cambridge. In: Quaerendo, Vol. 44, Nos. 1-2 (2014), pp. 91-99. "Ina Kok's weighty four-volume book represents the summa of incunabula studies and is likely to play an essential role in all future studies of early printing in Northern Europe. This well-organized and masterful opus will be essential for igniting the imagination of students. It has made a powerful impression on me." Kathryn Rudy, University of St Andrews. In: Print Quarterly, Vol. 32, No 2 (2015), pp. 192-194. "A milestone in incunabula research." Ursula Rautenberg, Erlangen University. In: Archiv fur Geschichte des Buchwesens, Vol. 69 (2014), pp. 249-251. "This catalogue will be useful not only to scholars studying woodcuts that illustrate incunables produced in the Low Countries but also to those interested in related woodcuts in books printed later and/or in other countries, in relationships between woodcuts and other media, and more generally in iconography and book illustration." Martha W. Driver, Pace University. In: Journal of the Early Book Society, Vol. 17 (2014), pp. 392-294.

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Book Description Hes de Graaf Publishers bv, Netherlands, 2013. Hardback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Winner of the 2015 Menno Hertzberger Prize The aims of this publication are twofold. In the first place it gives a complete census of the woodcuts in Dutch and Flemish incunabula, and a record of all places in which they appear. Both the book in which the woodcut (or series of woodcuts) appears for the first time and all repetitions of that woodcut before 1501 have been registered. In the second place a survey and analysis of the woodcuts used by each printer have been given. With this inventory dr. Kok has developed a very accurate dating system for incunabula. Over 3800 different illustrations have been found in the incunabula printed in the Low Countries, which illustrate the history of the use of woodcuts - the different states, the different stages of wear and tear. This publication was made possible with the cooperation of many libraries and institutions worldwide: Stichting Huis Bergh, s-Heerenberg, Netherlands; Universiteitsbibliotheek, Amsterdam, Netherlands; Museum Plantin-Moretus/Prentenkabinet, Antwerpen, Belgium (UNESCO Werelderfgoed); Ruusbroec-Genootschap, Antwerpen, Belgium; Erfgoedbibliotheek Hendrik Consience, Antwerpen, Belgium; Staatsbibliothek, Berlin, Germany; Bibliotheque Municipale, Besancon, France; Bibliotheque Royale Albert Ier, Bruxelles, Belgium; University Library, Cambridge, England; Universitatsbibliothek, Koln, Germany; Kongelige Biblioteket, Kopenhagen, Denmark; Universitats- und Landesbibliothek, Darmstadt, Germany; Stadsarchief en Athenaeumbibliotheek, Deventer, Netherlands; Royal Observatory, Edinburgh, Scotland; Universitatsbibliothek, Frankfurt, Germany; Universitatsbibliothek, Freiburg, Germany; Universiteitsbibliotheek, Gent, Belgium; Niedersachsische Staats- und Unversitatsbibliothek, Gottingen, Germany; Librije, Gouda, Netherlands; Unversitatsbibliothek, Greifswald, Germany; Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands; Gemeente Archief, Haarlem, Netherlands; Stadsbibliotheek, Haarlem, Netherlands; Harvard College Library, Cambridge MA, USA; Houghton Library, Cambridge MA, USA; Friesch Genootschap, Leeuwarden, Netherlands; Erfgoed Leiden en omstreken, Leiden, Netherlands; Universiteitsbibliotheek, Leiden, Netherlands; Bibliotheque de l Universite, Liege, Belgium; British Library, London, England; Universitatsbibliothek, Luneburg, Germany; Regionaal historisch centrum Limburg, Maastricht, Netherlands; Draiflessen Collection (Liberna Collection), Mettingen, Germany; Koninklijk Zeeuwsch Genootschap der Wetenschappen, Middelburg, Netherlands; Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Munchen, Germany; Universitats- und Landesbibliothek, Munster, Germany; Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven CT, USA; Morgan Library, New York NY, USA; Bibliothek des Evangelischen Predigerseminars Wittenberg, Germany; Bodleian Library, Oxford, England; Bibliotheque Mazarine, Paris, France; Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France; Huntington Library, San Marino CA, USA; Universitetsbibliothek, Stockholm, Sweden; Wurttembergische Landesbibliothek, Stuttgart, Germany; Royal Dutch Library, The Hague, Netherlands; Universitatsbibliothek, Trier, Germany; Universitetsbibliothek, Uppsala, Sweden; Rijksmuseum Catharijne Convent, Utrecht, Netherlands; Universiteitsbibliotheek, Utrecht, Netherlands; Bibliotheque Municipale, Valenciennes, France; Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress, Washington DC, USA. Seller Inventory # AAN9789061945000

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Book Description HES & DE GRAAF, Houten, 2013. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1,882 pages. This is a four-volume set, all Hardcovers, no dustjackets (as issued). New books. GRAPHIC ARTS. This four-voume set offers a complete census of the woodcuts in Dutch and Flemish incunabula, a list of all the editions in which they have appeared, as well as an analysis of the woodcuts used by every printer active in the Low Countries between 1475 and 1501. The first appearance of a woodcut is registered, as are all repetitions of that woodcut before 1501. It places the woodcuts in their bibliographical context and also considers their merits as book illustrations. The census also provides a very accurate dating system for incunabula by paying attention to the traces of use and wear in the more than 8,000 repeats in later incunabula editions. It establishes the exact sequence of editions of a number of works, and provides a more precise date for many of the undated, and even dated, editions. The chronological review and analysis of the woodcut output per printer offered in this work helps to shed light on such issues as: which woodcuts were made especially for individual printers and which were passed on from printer to printer; which printers borrowed woodblocks; which printers acquired blocks after death of the original owner or the dissolution of his printing house; and which woodcuts are copies rather than originals. Over 3800 distinct woodcuts, many never before published, and reproduced at actual size. 9 x 12.5 inches. (Key Words: Woocuts, Incunabula, Low Countries, Ina Kok, Graphic Arts, Flemish Printers, 1400s, Fifteenth Century, Dutch Printers). book. Seller Inventory # 78710X2

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Book Description Hes de Graaf Publishers bv, Netherlands, 2013. Hardback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Winner of the 2015 Menno Hertzberger Prize The aims of this publication are twofold. In the first place it gives a complete census of the woodcuts in Dutch and Flemish incunabula, and a record of all places in which they appear. Both the book in which the woodcut (or series of woodcuts) appears for the first time and all repetitions of that woodcut before 1501 have been registered. In the second place a survey and analysis of the woodcuts used by each printer have been given. With this inventory dr. Kok has developed a very accurate dating system for incunabula. Over 3800 different illustrations have been found in the incunabula printed in the Low Countries, which illustrate the history of the use of woodcuts - the different states, the different stages of wear and tear. This publication was made possible with the cooperation of many libraries and institutions worldwide: Stichting Huis Bergh, s-Heerenberg, Netherlands; Universiteitsbibliotheek, Amsterdam, Netherlands; Museum Plantin-Moretus/Prentenkabinet, Antwerpen, Belgium (UNESCO Werelderfgoed); Ruusbroec-Genootschap, Antwerpen, Belgium; Erfgoedbibliotheek Hendrik Consience, Antwerpen, Belgium; Staatsbibliothek, Berlin, Germany; Bibliotheque Municipale, Besancon, France; Bibliotheque Royale Albert Ier, Bruxelles, Belgium; University Library, Cambridge, England; Universitatsbibliothek, Koln, Germany; Kongelige Biblioteket, Kopenhagen, Denmark; Universitats- und Landesbibliothek, Darmstadt, Germany; Stadsarchief en Athenaeumbibliotheek, Deventer, Netherlands; Royal Observatory, Edinburgh, Scotland; Universitatsbibliothek, Frankfurt, Germany; Universitatsbibliothek, Freiburg, Germany; Universiteitsbibliotheek, Gent, Belgium; Niedersachsische Staats- und Unversitatsbibliothek, Gottingen, Germany; Librije, Gouda, Netherlands; Unversitatsbibliothek, Greifswald, Germany; Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands; Gemeente Archief, Haarlem, Netherlands; Stadsbibliotheek, Haarlem, Netherlands; Harvard College Library, Cambridge MA, USA; Houghton Library, Cambridge MA, USA; Friesch Genootschap, Leeuwarden, Netherlands; Erfgoed Leiden en omstreken, Leiden, Netherlands; Universiteitsbibliotheek, Leiden, Netherlands; Bibliotheque de l Universite, Liege, Belgium; British Library, London, England; Universitatsbibliothek, Luneburg, Germany; Regionaal historisch centrum Limburg, Maastricht, Netherlands; Draiflessen Collection (Liberna Collection), Mettingen, Germany; Koninklijk Zeeuwsch Genootschap der Wetenschappen, Middelburg, Netherlands; Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Munchen, Germany; Universitats- und Landesbibliothek, Munster, Germany; Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven CT, USA; Morgan Library, New York NY, USA; Bibliothek des Evangelischen Predigerseminars Wittenberg, Germany; Bodleian Library, Oxford, England; Bibliotheque Mazarine, Paris, France; Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France; Huntington Library, San Marino CA, USA; Universitetsbibliothek, Stockholm, Sweden; Wurttembergische Landesbibliothek, Stuttgart, Germany; Royal Dutch Library, The Hague, Netherlands; Universitatsbibliothek, Trier, Germany; Universitetsbibliothek, Uppsala, Sweden; Rijksmuseum Catharijne Convent, Utrecht, Netherlands; Universiteitsbibliotheek, Utrecht, Netherlands; Bibliotheque Municipale, Valenciennes, France; Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress, Washington DC, USA. Seller Inventory # AAN9789061945000

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