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The Olivétan Bible and the Gothic Batarde font

December 16, 2013

Here is part of Exodus 3 in the first Olivétan Bible 1535, printed by Pierre de Vingle. The complicated script is somewhat degraded in this facsimile. You can pick out the name L’eternel at the end of line 15. Screen Shot 2013-12-16 at 9.44.48 AM

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  1. September 2, 2015 8:18 am

    The 1535 Olivetan Bible is now available (minus the Apocryphas) at the following address: http://www.lulu.com/shop/jean-leduc/la-bible-dolivetan-1535/hardcover/product-22330262.html

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