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Warhafftige und gründliche Histori vom Leben unnd Sterben dess H. Einsedels und Martyrers S. Meinradts

Illustrated by Unidentified artist, German, 16th century, Author Ulrich von Wittweiler, Printer Abraham Gemperlin

Place of Publication: Fribourg, Switzerland

Catalogue Raisonné

British Museum, STC German, p. 631


Overall: 21.6 x 16.2 x 3 cm (8 1/2 x 6 3/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 32 woodcuts

Not On View


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Fribourg: Abraham Gemperlin, 1587) Quarto; 132 leaves; originally (?) bound in old manuscript leaf, rebound in modern half black cloth, marbled paper boards (P.B. Sanford Company, Boston).

Illustrations of life of St. Meinrad.

Fribourg: Abraham Gemperlin, 1587


James R. Chadwick, M.D., Boston, by whom given to MFA, June 4, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. James R. Chadwick