Recently found by viaLibri....
2020-05-21 06:43:03
KENNICOTT BIBLE, Facsimile Edition of Original Manuscript of 1476 AD.
London Facsimile Editions printed in Italy. LIMITED EDITION OF 500 COPIES, THIS IS COPY 283, 1985. An Introduction by Bezalel Narkiss and Aliza Cohen-Mushlin. Reprinted from the copy held in the Bodleian Library, Oxford. 2 volumes, folio, approximately 320 x 250 mm, 10 x 12½ inches, a volume of Commentary, 97 pages with colour and black and white illustrations, bound in publisher's full crushed tan morocco with blind decoration between raised bands to spine, limitation leaf loosely inserted, fore-edges untrimmed, and the Manuscript in a tan morocco box-binding, elaborately tooled in blind, 922 pages, illuminated illustrations heightened with gold and silver, full page, marginal and in the text, all edges gilt. LACKS THE CLOTH BOX. The Commentary has slight fading to spine and a few shallow scratches to the lower cover and the box book has 1 small dark scratch to upper cover, otherwise a very good set (with just slight signs of use), of this superb production. The Kennicott Bible is still on sale from the publisher's, Facsimile Editions (can be found on Google) at £7950. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Verkäufer: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A. [Oxford, United Kingdom]
Verfügbarkeit prüfen:

Search for more books on viaLibri


Browse more rare books from the year 1985