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Bible, Latin. Biblia Sacra Veteris & Novi Testamenti Iuxta Vulgatam, quam Dicunt, Editionem.

Auction:
3269B
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3269B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 23, 2019 11:00AM

Description:

Bible, Latin. Biblia Sacra Veteris & Novi Testamenti Iuxta Vulgatam, quam Dicunt, Editionem. Paris: G. Merlin & G. Desboys, 1563. Folio, large woodcut printer's device to title, text printed in a fine roman letter, single column throughout, with side notes and a series of large, small, and medium-sized decorative initials, illustrated with woodcuts (some full-page); bound in full alum-tawed blind-stamped pigskin over wooden boards with catches and clasps, ownership inscription trimmed from title, 14 x 9 3/4 in.

*8, a-z8, aa-hh8, ii6, A-Z8, Aa-Bb6, AA-OO8, PP6, A-C8, D-E6, A8, B-C6.
Estimate $800-1,200


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