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Christus crucifixus : carmen cothurnatum catastrophicum[que], crudeles Christi cunctorum credentium conseruatoris, cruciatus coedem[que] cruentam contumeliosamq́ue continens, Christum[que] celebrandi cohonestandi[que] causa conscriptum, characteribusq́ue Chalcographorum, cunctis Christi crucifixi cultoribus, castalidumq́ue candidatis communicandi causa, commissum : concinnatore, Christi crucifixi, castalij[que] chori cultore, Christiano Pierio, Coloniensi.

Author:
Pierius, Christian [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
  • Latin
  • German
Published/​Created:
Francoforti ad Moenum : [Ex officina Haeredum Christiani Egenolphi ; impensis Adami Loniceri, Ioanis Cnipij, doctorum, & Pauli Steinmeyers], MDLXXVI [1576]
Description:
108 unnumbered pages : illustrations (woodcuts) ; 16 cm (8°)
Summary note:
Latin tautogram or paramoion verses (all words beginning with the letter "C") on various events in the life and Passion of Jesus; each section is preceded by short Latin summary; on facing pages are Latin verse "hermeneia" with German translation.
Notes:
  • Printer and booksellers from colophon.
  • Title page printed in red and black.
  • Title page with "q́" typographical abbreviation for "que" at the end of several words and title printed as "Christvs crucifixvs."
  • Illustrations; 22 woodcuts depicting scenes of the Passion, with woodcut head- and tailpieces throughout.
  • Signatures: A-F⁸ G⁶.
Binding note:
Cotsen copy: Later full olive calf, covers blind-paneled, upper with gilt-stamped title: "Christvs crucifixvs."
References:
Verzeichnis der im deutschen Sprachbereich erschienenen Drucke des XVI. Jahrhunderts (VD 16), P2736
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Poetry.
Place name(s):
Germany Frankfurt am Main.
Other title(s):
Christvs crucifixvs
OCLC:
232538147
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