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BOS, LAMBERTUS|Old Testament
E palaia diathe?ke? kata tous hebdome?konta. / Vetus Testamentum ex versione Septuaginta Interpretum, Secundum Exemplar Vaticanum Romae editum, Accuratissime denuo recognitum, Unda cum Scholiis ejusdem Editionis, Variis MStorum Codicum Veterumque Exemplarium Lectionibus, nec non Fragmentis Versionum Aquilae, Symmachi & Theodotionis. Summa cura edidit Lambertus Bos.
Franeker, Franciscus Halma, 1709. (frontispiece, 40) 1326 p. Contemporary gold-stamped Leather, large 4° (Spine has been profesionally restored with persevation of the contemporary back-strip, the corners of the covers are a bit worn, no prize present. The Old Testament in Greek, here in the scholarly edition translated by Franeker professor Lambertus Bos (1670-1717). Bos' translation was deservedly esteemed due to its elegant and accurate interpretation and the source of many reprints. It also contains a preface in Latin containing a critical disquisition on the Septuagint Version together with an account of the preceding principal editions. Bound in a firm brown leather prize binding with red title label, the front and back cover are stamped with a large coat of arms of the city of Amsterdam. The work is illustrated with a frontispiece and 3 maps (2 double-page and 1 folding) 1 double-page plan of Jerusalem and 1 double-page engraving depicting the construdtion of the Tabernacle.) [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariaat De Roo [Netherlands]

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