NKS 1761 4to
NKS 1761 4to (1750-1799)
Det Kongelige Bibliotek, KøbenhavnFormer shelf mark: Suhm's collection no. 87 4to
1. (1r-65v) Sörla þátturIcelandic, LatinNote: Icelandic text with Latin translation side by side
CodexPaperi, 68, i192mm x 147mmLarge circular watermark (double lined) with writing inside and a crown on top.Contemporary paginationGood150mm x 100mmNoÞorleifur Arason AdeldahlHum cursivaSole
Info: Chancery fractura for rubrics and names. Hand identified based on comparison with NKS 1760 4to and NKS 1766 4to, which are both signed by Adedahl.
  • Initial: decorated initials and rubrics
  • Paratext
  • On the titlepage fol. 1r, Suhm made a note (cf. NKS 1760 4to). He also made several notes in the margins.
Brown leather binding; marbled paper on pastedown; fore-edge painted blue; golden imprint on the spine: title and floral ornaments.
Peter Frederik Suhm: Owner
Last update: 2013-05-27



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