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Collection Level Description: Microfilm of part of the Olomouc Bible

Reference: MSS. Film 365-6
Title: Microfilm of part of the Olomouc Bible
Dates of Creation: 20th cent. (microfilm of 1417 original)
Extent: 2 shelfmarks

Language of Material: Czech

Administrative/Biographical History

The Olomouc Bible is thought to be the earliest Czech translation of the whole Bible.

Scope and Content

Microfilm of the Olomouc Bible from fol. 92 - end, or Josue - end, 1417. The original is in Olomouc, University Library MS. III.

Administrative Information

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Existence/Location of Originals

The original manuscript is located at The Research Library in Olomouc.

Further Information

Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Publication Note

Fol. 1-91 are reproduced in Josef Vašica (ed.) Bible Olomouc I (Olomouc: 1933). Part of the Bible has also been digitised, and is available online (see

Access Points

Bible | Manuscripts, Czech

Research Library in Olomouc | Olomouc | Czech Republic

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