Leeds University Digital Library

Schedel, Weltchronik

  • Original object type: Artefact
  • Title: Schedel, Weltchronik
  • Description:

    Place of publication: Augsburg, Germany

    Typology: Gothic

    Initials: Enlarged capital letters preceding each new section; uncoloured.

    Illustrations: Three miniature woodcuts; one at the beginning of each section. The names of each figure within the woodcuts are printed above the images.

    Layout: Two columns of text. The text is set into small paragraphs, and each new paragraph begins with an enlarged capital letter. Page title is printed at the top of the page (Der Welt Das Lxxxvi blat); foloiation markings in bottom right-hand corner (Ciiij)

    Comment: Reader annotations within enaarged initials, and within right-hand margin. These have been cut due to resizing and are only partially visible.

  • Date range: 1496
  • Date: 1496
  • Depositing User: - libemu
  • Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2013 08:36
  • Last Modified: 23 Jul 2013 08:36