Glagolitic Senj printing
Senj is among others known as Glagolitic town. Senjska plates, found in the stairwell of the fortress Negligence in reconstruction efforts, testifies that the Glagolitic alphabet, but in the 11th st likewise letter and on the neighboring island of Krk. She is one of the oldest Croatian Glagolitic occurred almost simultaneously with the Baska tablet. Not preserved in its entirety but only fragments were found with carved floral designs and glagolitic.Fragments are now housed in the city museum of Senj. After a long plate Senj no written information about the Glagolitic until the letter from Pope Innocent 1248th bishop Philip of Senj which gives him permission to use for worship in the Old Slavonic language, as used Glagolitic alphabet. The importance of this letter is that the first time a Catholic bishop gets permission to serve Mass on nelatinskom language.This is the script laid the foundation for the input period in Croatian Glagolitic culture XIV. and XV. Letter century now kept in the Vatican Secret Archives. From XIV. and XV. century is preserved in the largest number of articles and documents written in Glagolitic such as the Statute of Senj Diocese of 1340.g. like so. Lobkowitzov Glagolitic psalter, a book of psalms intended for the laity. Glagoljica gets new rise after the Croatian-Hungarian King Sigismund 1392.g. Senj Kaptol given the right stamp.After receiving benefits Kaptol began publishing Glagolitic and Latin documents, translate them from one language to another, and has established a collaboration with the city and a notary. From the rich holdings Glagolitic legal significance was preserved only capitular "Kvaderna" and testament of Thomas Partinic 1445.g. Except in Senj Senj plate was found 10 more Glagolitic inscription: inscription on a stone slab in the church of St. Martin, the second label from st.Martin, who is kept in the Croatian History Museum in Zagreb, the inscription on the door of the house in Gorica, inscription on the lintel of the houses in the streets broad Kuntrada, Caption Fr Simon Mecaric, two fragments from the lintel above the threshold or a window, the inscription on the tombstone found in the fort negligence, and are now housed in the city museum of Senj, inscription on the lintel of the old, now demolished house Gradišer, inscription on the demolished St.George and the inscription of the front of the cathedral Senj. Glagolic TISKARA only fifty years after the invention of the printing press in Senj appeared a group of people who realized the importance of this invention. One of these was Blaise Baromić, one of the most important figures of the Croatian cultural history. It is the 1493rd Breviary printed in Venice that bears his name.The ruins of the five copies of his breviary, two in the National and University Library in Zagreb and one copy in the State Library in Munich, and a library in Parma Schwarzau (Austria) and Sibiu (Romania). After printing breviary Baromić returned to Senj and within a year he purchased all the necessary machinery for the printing organization. 7th August 1494th printed first and most valuable work Senj printing Missal.Missal is a book in which they collected all the texts that are used in the Mass for the entire liturgical year. Language Missal is a Croatian-Church Slavonic. Sačuvna are three known copies in Budapest, Petersburg and Cres. Except in Senj Glagolitic Missal printers printed six booklets: Spovid opcena (1496)., Narucnik plebanusev (1507.), Transit St. Jerome (1508)., Korizmenjak (1508)., Mirakuli glorious Devas Marie (1507./1508.) Meštrija umrtija of time with the ritual. .
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Location : Senj
Senj city founded more than 3000 years old settlement on the hill Kuk, located east of the Senja today. In prehistoric times under the old settlement, the confluence of the streams of the long bay, there was a harbor in which she performed the exchange of goods between the inhabitants of the interior and the islanders, Primorac. Mid II. ct. Kr. in these regions Romans and slowly take control of the town, which was then called Senia.At that time, built the aqueduct, baths, temples, city hall and other buildings, as evidenced by numerous archaeological finds. In mid-December. c. The 1169th established the diocese, which indicates the importance of the city. Senj Diocese of 1184th belonging to the knights Templar order in which property remains to 70s XIII. c. After the Templars, Senj take Krk princes named Frankopani under whose administration is re-developing trade and Senj became an important port.Senj in the Middle Ages, also known by the letter of the Glagolitic alphabet created back in September. century for the evangelization of the Slavs. The Senju was established (1494) Glagolitic printing house, which is one of the first printing in the whole Southeastern Europe. Ottoman campaigns have led to the fact that the Senju formed military units that are named senjski uskoci, who provided great resistance to the army of the Ottoman Empire and Venice. For 1558 years on defense fortress was built Nehaj.In the second half of the XVIII. Josephine build new roads, ports being renovated and built a large warehouse Imperial. Senj then becomes an important commercial and cultural center, and its people become carriers of the Croatian national ideology. Construction of the railway Karlovac - Rijeka (1873), which is bypassed Senj caused a large disastrous consequences for the economy of the city. Today is Senj valuable economic and tourist center that attracts visitors from all over the world.
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