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Title: Ege Famous Bibles Leaf 52
Other Titles: Thomas Greek New Testament
Editors: Ege, Otto F. 1888-1951, editor
Keywords: Manuscripts;The Jessie L. Clough Art Memorial for Teaching;Leaves;Images;Ege, Otto F., 1888-1951
Issue Date: 1954
Publisher: Memphis, Tenn. : Rhodes College Special Collections
Abstract: This image is from a collection created by Etta Hanson and given to the College in 1954. All items are from Otto Ege's estate. The leaf was contained and mounted in a mat created by Otto Ege, as were all other leaves in this collection. There is a typed description at the bottom of the mat, which reads: "Excudebat Isaias Thomas. Jun: Wigorniae, Massachusettensi. The earliest Greek Testament printed in America. the Worchester Press also produced some of the early American editions of the English Bible. Franklin called it the “Baskerville (Press) of America.” This Testament was reprinted by the same printer in Boston (1814). (Darlow and Moule 4775)"
Description: Scanned by Doug Fetterman, Class of 2016, in 2014.
Appears in Collections:Hanson Collection 1 - Pages from Famous Bibles

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