Full TitleLa danse des morts: comme elle est dépeinte dans la louable et célebre ville de Basle, pour servir de miroir de la nature humaine / dessinée et gravée sur l'original de feu Mr. Matthiew Merian ; on y a ajouté, une description de la ville de Basle, & des vers à chaque figure
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Publish Date 1789
Publisher À Basle [i.e. Basel] : Chez Jean Rod. Im Hof & fils
Source Susan Dunleavy collection of biblical literature. LaSalle University, Connelly Library, Department of Special Collections.
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N7720.M47 A4 1789; 190 p. : 43 ill. ; 20 cm. Added t.p. engraved in German: Todten Tanz wie desselbe in des l¨bl u. Welt beruhmten Stadt Basel ... Basel : Joh. Rüd. Im-Hof, 1744. French and German. Engravings by Jacques-Antony Chovin. Signatures: A-G⁴ H² A-Q⁴ R² (R₂ blank). Original engravings by Matthaeus Merian the Elder from wall paintings in the Dominikanerkloster, Basel. Text of Gross-Baseler Totentanz. "Æneæ Sylvii, nachgehends Pabsts Pii II, Beschreibung der Stadt Basel": p. 22-31; French translation: p. 49-59. Bound in contemporary 3/4 black morocco with gilt spine and marbled paper. Indexed By : Massmann, p. 78, Ba 12; Ars libri, ltd. Dance of death, 36.

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