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Jeremias Held - 'Liber Emblematum' (Frankfurt-Am-Main 1566)

Jeremias Held - 'Liber Emblematum' (Frankfurt-Am-Main 1566)( )
Author: Alciato, Andrea
Held, Jeremias
Daly, P. M.
Series title:Imago Figurata. Editions Ser.
Publication Date:Feb 2008
Publisher:Brepols Publishers
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $98.00
Book Description:

This work by Jeremias Held (Henry Green, no. 74) is the second German translation of the emblems of Andrea Alciato, who is rightfully known as pater et princeps of the emblem. The first German translation was written by Wolfgang Hunger and published by Chrestien Wechel in a bilingual Latin-German edition in Paris in 1542. Held's version, printed in 1566 and 1580, has never before been offered in its entirety in a modern reprint. It, too, is a bilingual edition with the Latin texts...
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Detailed Subjects: Reference / Signs & Symbols
Education / Higher
Art / European
Book Weight:1.78 Pounds

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