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The Mirror of Salvation [Speculum Humanae Salvationis]

An Edition of British Library Blockbook G.11784

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Published by Duquesne University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian theology,
  • History of religion,
  • Poetry & poets: classical, early & medieval,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • c 500 CE to c 1000 CE,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • English,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Ancient, Classical & Medieval,
  • Christian Theology - Soteriology,
  • Bible,
  • Early works to 1800,
  • History of Biblical events,
  • Salvation,
  • Typology (Theology)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJohn W. Smeltz (Editor), Albert C. Labriola (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11415636M
    ISBN 100820703230
    ISBN 109780820703237

    The Speculum Humanae Salvationis or Mirror of Human Salvation was a bestselling anonymous illustrated work of popular theology in the late Middle Ages, part of the genre of encyclopedic speculum literature, in this case concentrating on the medieval theory of typology, whereby the events of the Old Testament prefigured, or foretold, the events of the New . Speculum Humanae Salvationis or "Mirror of Man's Salvation". Only one pure block book edition was printed; other editions have the text printed by metal type, but printed on only one side of the paper. Netherlands, c. , Bavarian State Library.

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Featuring miniatures and a text in both Latin and German, it is the oldest Brand: Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt (ADEVA). The anonymous Speculum humanae salvationis, or 'Mirror of man's salvation', was written in the early years of the fourteenth century.

A popular theological work, it survives in some manuscripts, many of which are illustrated. Our copy was produced in Bruges in This French translation is a. The Speculum humanae salvationis (‘Mirror of human salvation’) is a religious work relating the life of Christ and the Holy the top of each page there are two illustrations; four can be seen when the book lies open.

One of the pictures represents an event from the New Testament, while the other three depict Old Testament stories. The quotes above come from "A Medieval Mirror: Speculum Humanae Salvationis, " by Adrian Wilson & Joyce Lancaster Wilson. - this commendable book is available online. It provides background history with respect to the general printing and illustration techniques of the time and concentrates throughout on the iconography.

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Galleries Engraving. Source. The Mirror of Salvation: Speculum Humanae Salvationis - An Edition of British Library Blockbook G [Hardback] Albert C. Labriola (Editor). Speculum Humanae Salvationis Manuscript (Additional Ms. ) British Library, London: This manuscript contains the Speculum Humanae Salvationis (Mirror of Human Salvation), a popular teaching book in verse which compares events of the New Testament with prefigurations in the Old.

The Speculum humanae salvationis (Mirror of Human Salvation), a medieval book recounting in forty-five chapters the story of human redemption within the larger context of the Virgin Mary's life, was something of a "bestseller" in the Middle Ages, surviving in over copies. A Medieval Mirror: Speculum humanae salvationis, [Wilson, Adrian, Wilson, Joyce Lancaster] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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The Mirror of Salvation: Speculum Humanae Salvationis. An Edition of British Library Blockbook G. Translation and commentary by Albert C. Labriola and John W Smeltz. (Pittsburgh: Duquesne University Press. viii, ; 58 black and white illustrations. $) It is difficult to imagine the audience envisioned for this edition.

Speculum humanae salvationis (Mirror of Human Salvation) Illustrated by: Unidentified artist, Netherlandish, 15th century. About –73 Description (Utrecht: [Printer of the Speculum] about ) Folio; 12 [of 64] leaves; modern gilt-stamped brown calf binding.

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The Speculum Humanae Salvationis or Mirror of the Salvation of Humanity was a successful anonymous illustrated work that dealt with popular theology in the Late Middle Ages.

Part of the genre of the encyclopedic literature of the Mirror, it concentrated on the medieval theory of typology, according to which the events of the Old Testament. The Speculum Humanae Salvationis or Mirror of Human Salvation: rich in images and extremely your eyes on the pen and ink drawings with delicate colour washes that recount the Fall of Man and the redemption of mankind.

“The Codex kept in our library is among the most beautiful manuscripts of the ‘speculum humanae salvationis’ from the Late. Speculum Humanae Salvationis, the "Mirror of human salvation", written c. –24, perhaps by Ludolph of Saxony.

Speculum judiciale, or Speculum iuris, the "Mirror for Judges", written by Guillaume Durand. Speculum meditantis, the "Mirror of Meditations" (usually known by its French title Mirour de l'Omme), written by John Gower.Request PDF | The Mirror of Salvation: Speculum Humanae Salvationis.

An Edition of British Library Blockbook G. (review) | It is difficult to imagine the audience envisioned for Author: Martha Driver.The Speculum humanae salvationis or Mirror of Human Salvation, a bestselling anonymous illustrated encyclopedic work of popular theology, originated between (since it refers to the Pope being at Avignon) andthe date on two copies.A preface, probably from the original manuscript, states that the author did not identify himself out of humility, though numerous .