Historiated Title-Page Border

Book Title: Biblia Sacra : ad optima quaeque veteris et vulgatae translationis exemplaria summa a diligentia, pariq´[ue] fide castigata: cum Hebraicorum, Chaldaeorum & Graecorum nominum interpretatione.

Author: Bible. Latin. Vulgate. 1585

Image Title: Historiated Title-Page Border

Description: An ornamental title-page border introducing “all the Prophets, with the Books of the Maccabees, and the New Testament of Jesus Christ.” On the left stands Judas Maccabeus; on the right, Moses stands holding the Ten Commandments. The bottom center features an angel playing two trumpets by the names of St. Jerome, the translator of the Vulgate, and Sigmund Feyerabend (1528-1590), a Frankfort-based printer who printed an 1585 edition of the Vulgate.

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