15650
15650_115650_2

FINE WOODCUT ILLUSTRATIONS

Biblia ad Vetustissima Exemplaria Nunc Recens Castigata: In quibus praeter ea, quae subsequens Praefatio indicat, capita singula Ita versibus distincta sunt, ut numeri prafixi, Lectorem nec remorentur, & loca quaesita tanquam digito demonstrent. Hebraea, Chaldrae, Graeca, et Latina Nominum Virorum, Mulierum, Populorum, Idolorum, Urbiu,, Fluuiorum, Montium, caeterorumque locorum, quae in Bibliis leguntur restituta cum Latina interpretatione, ac locorum e Cosmographis descriptione.

Published
Antwerpiae. Apud Viduam & Haeredes Joannis Stellsi.

Description
Folio, fine woodcut ornament within title, 130 fine woodcut illustrations in text, fine woodcit initials throughout, (26ll), 327ll, (1ll), 86ll,(32ll), some light waterstains, bound in early full vellum, brass corner pieces and surface studs.

£1,400.00

SKU: 15650

Product Description

A profusely illustrated folio version of the Louvain Bible with fine woodcit illustrations and intilals thought to be by Piertre Eskrich.The Colophon imprint at the end of the New Testament is dated 1571. A few early manuscript annotations. Darlow & Moule 6155. Not recorded in Coppinger.