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Latin Bible 1570  

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Biblia ad Vetustissima Exemplaria Nunc Recens Castigata.



In aedibus Viduae & haeredum Ioannis Stelsi



[16], 248 numbered leaves. Engraved printer's device on title page, woodcut initials, tail pieces. Printed in double columns. (8vo) 18x11.5 cm (7¼x4½"), early full speckled calf with tooled borders, raised spine bands, edges stained red.

The Louvain edition of the Vulgate, prepared by the theological faculty of Louvain, and originally published in 1547.

Lot Amendments

Some general wear to leather with rubbing to extremities, small wormholes at spine; title page with early ink inscriptions and institutional stamp, wormholing to bottom edge of initial leaves and rear pastedown, faint dampstain throughout; very good.

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