• Description
  • Mixed (Textual/Pictorial). Ownership. 70x96 mm. EX / BIBLIOTHECA / PHILIPPI PFISTER / MONACENSIS/ Cat. Nr. Border consists of monsters (cockatrices, harpie) and putti; unicorn rampant on escutcheon. [1] Pfister's library of more than 5000 volumes was described in a printed catalog edited by Hugo Hayn (1888). Pfister particularly collected Bavarica (books related to Bavaria), Monacensia (books related to Munich) and Judaica. Harvard acquired at... more
    Mixed (Textual/Pictorial). Ownership. 70x96 mm. EX / BIBLIOTHECA / PHILIPPI PFISTER / MONACENSIS/ Cat. Nr. Border consists of monsters (cockatrices, harpie) and putti; unicorn rampant on escutcheon. [1] Pfister's library of more than 5000 volumes was described in a printed catalog edited by Hugo Hayn (1888). Pfister particularly collected Bavarica (books related to Bavaria), Monacensia (books related to Munich) and Judaica. Harvard acquired at least the Bavarian collection in 1906. [2] "399" in ms. less
  • Rights
  • Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/7016277