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Gutenberg Bible

Deutsch: Der Anfang der Gutenberg-Bibel, eines der bedeutendsten Bücher der Inkunabelzeit: Teil 1. Altes Testament, Vorrede des Hieronymus.
Exemplar der University of Texas at Austin.
English: The beginning of the Gutenberg Bible: Volume 1, Old Testament, Epistle of St. Jerome to Paulinus (letter 53). (The Epistle is not a part of the Bible itself, but an introduction by St. Jerome, the translator of the Bible into Latin Vulgate, which the Gutenberg Bible is written in.)
Ransom Center, University of Texas at Austin.
Date 1454/55
Source From the digital collection of the Harry Ransom Center of the University of Texas at Austin
Author Johannes Gutenberg
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First page of the first volume: the epistle of St Jerome to Paulinus from the University of Texas copy. The page has 40 lines.

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current15:53, 3 October 2020Thumbnail for version as of 15:53, 3 October 20202,009 × 2,877 (1.14 MB)VeverveCropped 6 % horizontally, 4 % vertically using CropTool with lossless mode.
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21:13, 11 November 2005Thumbnail for version as of 21:13, 11 November 2005600 × 836 (179 KB)AxelBoldtThe beginning of the Gutenberg Bible, volume 1, Old Testament, Epistle of St. Jerome. From a scan at the Ransom Center of the University of Texas at Austin http://www.hrc.utexas.edu/exhibitions/permanent/gutenberg/ Notwithstanding the contrary claim by

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