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Andreas Osiander

Andreas Osiander

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Catechismus Oder Kinder Predig, Osiander, Andreas & Dominicus Schleupner.
1 Osiander, Andreas & Dominicus Schleupner. Catechismus Oder Kinder Predig
Nuremberg, Germany Christoff Heussler 1564 New Edition Full Leather Very Good Folio 
Auffs new yetzo, dem alten Exemplar nach, mit sonderm Fleiss widerumb gedruckt. Nuremberg: Christopher Heussler, 1564. New edition. Folio, 29 cm., a-m, n (verso of n8 blank); , 80 leaves; 387 pages; original panelled calf over oak boards, blind and gilt stamping, skillfully recased by Kner & [William] Anthony, with original spine laid down over new, marginal paper repairs to fore-edges of title-leaf and six of the final leaves; eight brasses at corners. Titlepage and some portions of text printed in red and black. Osiander was an early disciple of Martin Luther. This catechism is attributed to him, and it originally appeared in the 1530s. Bound with, HEILSAME UND NUTZLICHE ERTLARUNG, des Ehrwirdigen Herren Johannis Brentij, uber den Catechismum. Translated by Hartmann Beyer. Peter Brubach: Frankfurt, 1554. This is the Second Edition in German of Brenz's Revised First Protestant catechism [ see Bibliographica Brentiana, #292]. Beyer was known as the Reformer of Frankfurt, and established Lutheran orthodoxy there. Each of these editions, separately, are quite scarce. 005726 
Price: 1750.00 USD
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