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Bible, French: La Bible, qui est Toute la Saincte Escriture: Contenant le Vieil & le Nouveau Testament.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
83
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Bible, French: La Bible, qui est Toute la Saincte Escriture: Contenant le Vieil & le Nouveau Testament. [Geneva]: Par Francois Perrin, pour Antoine Vincent, 1567. Octavo, illustrated with text woodcuts (some nearly full page) and additional folding plates, including three folding woodcut maps of the holy land (one with brown glue stains), (some leaves with adhesions and surface loss, tears, and holes), lacking signature rr, bound in later calf, spine damaged, 6 3/4 x 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

*4, a-z8, A-T8, V10, [folding singlet extraneous to collation: Declaration Fort Vtile], aa-qq8, lacking signature rr, ss-zz8, &&8, &&8, AA-II8.


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Antoine Vincent, Book design, Book publishing, Bookbinding, Graphic design, Print production, Printing, Publishing, Visual arts

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