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There came Wise Men: PB 49-2004

Object information

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Titles

There came Wise Men

Maker(s)

Author: Ambrose, Saint, Bishop of Milan
Publisher: Stanbrook Abbey Press

Categories

Description

Commentary by Saint Ambrose of Milan. Illustrated and translated by the Benedictines of Stanbrook from the Mass & Office of the sixth day within the octave of the Epiphany.

Added t.-p. in Latin: Magi venerunt. Expositio Sancti /ambrosii Mediolanensis.
Includes the Latin text and English translation.

[4], 5, [2] p : ill ; 30 cm.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John

Dating

Production date: AD 1959

Note

"Handset in Monotype Spectrum printed on Millbourne handmade paper, half-bound in Clarendon cloth, Natsume Japanese paper panels supplied by the Nelson-Whitehead Paper Corporation New York 1959. Edition limited to 60 copies of which this is number 50."--Colophon.

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production

Printing

Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 49-2004
Primary reference Number: 108051
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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