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Creator:
Sachs, Hans, 1494-1576.
Title(s):

The book of trades (Ständebuch) [by] Jost Amman & Hans Sachs. With a new introduction by Benjamin A. Rifkin.

Additional Title(s):

Eygentliche Beschreibung aller Stände

Published/Created:
New York, Dover Publications [1973]
Physical Description:
L, 127 p. illus. 22 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
PT1762 E8 1973 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Reprint of the author's Eygentliche Beschreibung aller Stände auff Erden published in 1568. "The following English-language material has been specially prepared for the present edition: a preface and introduction (with 26 additional illustrations) by Benjamin A. Rifkin; a note on the text and the translations; prose summaries of the 114 poems by Hans Sachs; a verse translation of the 'Conclusion;' and an index of ranks and occupations."
Subject Terms:
Occupations -- Poetry.
Contributors:
Amman, Jost, 1539-1591.
Rifkin, Benjamin A.
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