Microfilm of part of the Olomouc Bible

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

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

Administrative / Biographical History

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

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Note

Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Bibliography

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

Additional Information

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