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1580 Testamenti veteris biblia sacra sive libri canonici Firts England Bible
London: Excudebat Henricus Middletonus, 1580. Antique, authentic, original edition, POST INCUNABULA BIBLE. BIBLE, Latin: Testamenti Veteris Biblia Sacra, sive Libri Canonici... Latini Recens ex Hebraeo facti, brevibusque Scholiis Illustrati ab Immanuele Tremellio & Francisco Iunio , etc. FIRTS COMPLETE LATIN BIBLE PRINTED IN ENGLAND, woodcut device on titles, 6 parts in 1 vol., 4to , 17th century calf, rubbed, Excudebat Henricus Middletonus, impesis Christopher Barker. 1580-79. Darlow & Moule 6166. Small library stamp on title , some headlines cropped, short tears and small holes in a few leaves, title and last leaf mounted , some browning and soiling at beginning and end, corners of last few leaves slightly frayed. Testamenti veteris biblia sacra sive libri canonici, priscae iudaeorum ecclesiae a deo traditi BIBLE, LATIN [TREMELLIUS, Immanuel; JUNIUS, Franciscus] Published by Excudebat Henricus Middletonus, London, 1580 Woodcut title vignette, woodcut initials, head- and tailpieces. Later tree calf in a contemporary style, spine with raised bands and "Biblia Sacra" in gilt; very narrow strip cut away from top of title page affecting manuscript ownership signature. Lacking the final two parts as well as the separate title pages for the second through fourth individual parts. Contemporary annotations. First edition of the first complete Latin Bible printed in England, one of five imprints of the 1580 edition. The Latin translation from the Hebrew and Syriac was the work of Immanuel Tremellius (1510-1580), an Italian Jewish convert, first to Catholicism, then to Protenstantis … [Click Below for Full Description]
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