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Book Title: Biblia : beider Allt vnnd Newen Testamenten, fleissig, treülich vn[d] Christlich, nach alter, inn Christlicher kirchen gehabter Translation, mit ausslegunng etlicher dunckeler ort, vnnd besserung viler verruckter wort vnd sprüch, so biss anhere inn and / Durch D. Johan Dietenberger, new verdeutscht, Gott zuo ewiger ehre, vnnd wolfarth seiner heiligeu Christlichen Kirchen. Mit Röm. König. Ma., Gnad vnd Freyheyt

Author: Dietenberger, Johann, ca. 1475-1537

Image Title: Historiated Title-Page Border

Description: This historiated title-page border features cherubs and several coats of arms. At the top is the coat of arms of Ferdinand of Austria, King in Germany (r. 1531-1564) and the Archduke of Austria (r. 1521-1564). Around the arms is the Order of the Golden Fleece, an order of chivalry. At the bottom are the arms of Albert of Mainz, the Archbishop-Elector of Mainz (r. 1514-1545), Bishop of Halberstadt (r. 1513-1545), and Archbishop of Magdeburg (r. 1513-1545).

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