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Kunstrichtige Schreibart :
allerhand Versalie[n] oder AnfangsBuchstabe[n] der teütschen, lateinischen und italianischen Schrifften aus unterschiedlichen Meistern der edlen Schreibkunst zusammen getragen.



Main Author: Franck, Paulus, fl. ca. 1570-1601.
Related Names: Gerhard, Christoph 1624-1681., Fürst, Paul ca. 1605-1666.
Language(s): German
Published: Nürnberg : Bey Paulus Fürsten Kunsthändlern daselbst, Im Jahr 1655
Subjects: Alphabets > Alphabets / Early works to 1800.
Calligraphy > Calligraphy / Early works to 1800.
Writing books > Writing books / Germany > Writing books / Germany / 17th century.
Engravings > Engravings / Germany > Engravings / Germany / 17th century.
Woodcuts > Woodcuts / Germany > Woodcuts / Germany / 17th century.
Note: Signatures: A-B⁴ C-D² chi1 E⁴(E3+1) F-T⁴ V⁶(V3+1).
Woodcut t.p. Engraved emblem of the art of writing, p. 16. The 62 woodcut and 9 engraved plates depict 5 main alphabets. Letters of the last alphabet occupy a full page, with the last 2 (I and J) on folded double leaves (59 and 62.5 cm. in height). Leaf E3+1 printed white on black. Some woodcuts signed PF, for Paul Franck; the last is dated 1597.
First published 1601 in Nuremberg by the author, Paul Franck. See Thieme-Becker.
Date and printer from colophon.
Physical Description: 16, [4] p. (last 2 blank), [71] leaves of plates (3 folded) : ill. ; 33 cm. (fol.)
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