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Pentateuch, 1592  

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Pentateuchum Moysi, nempe Genesis, Exodus, Liviticus, Numeri, Deuteronomium.






[38], 1-8, [2], 9-295 pp. Engraved title page, woodcut initials for first Preface and Genesis, woodcut device at tail of Preface. (8vo), 11.5x6.3 cm (4½x2½"), alum tawed pigskin tooled and titled in gilt, sewn on cords.

In Latin, with dedication to Pope Clement VIII by M. Vestrius Barbianus. Leaf B8 appears between pages 8 & 9. OCLC 225327309

Lot Amendments

Rubbing and shelfwear to edges and sides of wooden box; wear and discoloring to spine; some slight soiling to covers; some foxing to edges of text block; light foxing and toning to pages, first few pages have soiling and some loss to top right corners not affecting text; overall very good.

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