Details about 1688 LATIN VULGATE HOLY BIBLE - BIBLIA SACRA - LARGE & FULL LTHR - ENGRAVINGSSee original listing
12 Aug, 2014 02:02:30 BST
Approximately £242.53(including postage)
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Advance, North Carolina, United States
|Subject:||Religion & Spirituality||Country/Region of Manufacture:||France|
|Topic:||Christianity, Bibles||Year Printed:||1688|
ET CLEMENTIS VIII.
Indiceque Epistolarum, & Evangeliorum aucta.
FULL LEATHER BINDING
LUGDUNI: Sumpt. Petri Guillimin, & Ant. Beaujollin. Cum Privilegio Regis. MDCLXXXVIII .
DIMENSIONS: approx. 11" x 8 1/2". LARGE Bible.
PAGES: , 509, , 514 pp. 2 Parts In One Volume With Separate Pagination. COMPLETE.
CITATIONS/REFERENCES: OCLC 849712014
CONDITION: Latin Text. Large and Thick Bible Bound In A Full Leather Binding (See Photos). ILLUSTRATED with Engravings (See Photos). COMPLETE (See Above for Details). Leather Spine Contains Five Raised Bands That Creates Six Compartments (See Photos). The Second Compartment Contains "BIBLIA SACRA" Imprinted in Gold Gilted Font (See Photos). The Other Compartments Designed With Gold Gilted Bordering (See Photos). Antiquarian Binding Is Still In Very Good Condition and Is Attractive But With Wear and Scuffing on Spine Cap/Bottom (with some minor loss) and Board Edges and Corners Worn In Places to Underlying Material (See Photos). Tightly Bound Volume With Excellent External Leather Joints but Internal Hinges With Separation (See Close Up Photo). Internal Pages are Surprisingly Bright, Crisp, Clean and Clear With Minor Browning Overall --- VERY NICE Internally (See Photos). Free of Bookplates but Signature on Second Title Page (See Photos). EARLY BIBLE IN FULL LEATHER BINDING & THAT SHOULD CONTINUE TO APPRECIATE GREATLY IN VALUE OVER TIME.
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