Lot 32 of 429:
Venetian Bible with engraved title and two hundred woodcuts 1648  

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Biblia Sacra. Vulgatae Editionis Sixti V. Pont. Max. Ivssv Recognita atque edita.


Venetiis [Venice]

Apud Iuntas et Baba



2 volumes. [22], 502; 503- 936, [48] pp. Engraved title page, woodcut illustrations and initials throughout. Text in double columns. (8vo) 18x12 cm (7x5"), period speckled calf, gilt decorated spines, spine labels lettered in gilt; patterned endpapers, edges dyed red.

Wonderfully designed 17th century Venetian Bible with copper engraved title and more than two hundred woodcuts in text.

Lot Amendments

Some wear and rubbing to boards, corner tips worn, rubbing to spine labels; some staining to endpaper edges, areas of wormholing to front endpaper gutters, a bit of light foxing; very good.

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