GROTE PRENTBIJBEL: Nicolas Fontaine Sieur De Royaumont / Anthony Horneck e.a. - The history of the Old and New Testament extracted from the sacred scriptures. - 1712

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GROTE PRENTBIJBEL: Nicolas Fontaine Sieur De Royaumont / Anthony Horneck e.a. - The history of the Old and New Testament extracted from the sacred scriptures. - 1712
History, Illustrated, Judaica, Law, Politics, Religion, Travels - Quantity: 1 - Other - see description - Book

LARGE ENGLISH PICTURE BIBLE :

Nicolas Fontaine Sieur De Royaumont / Anthony Horneck et al. : The history of the Old and New Testament extracted from the sacred scriptures, the holy Fathers, and other ecclesiastical writers. With useful Mo[r]als and Exhortations for the better [...] of our actions in all conditions. To which are added, the lives, travels and sufferings of the Apostles: with a large and exact historical chronology of such matters as are related in the Bible, according to the division of the seven periods used in [...]. By the Sieur de Royaumont. And translated with large additions by able hands: and afterwards supervised, rectified and recommended by Dr. Anthony Horneck, and other Orthodox Divines. To this fourth impression are added the discourses, with the sculptures for the apocrypha, and contents of the several chapters in each book of the Bible; with arguments to each book. The whole illustrated, with about two hundred and sixty historical sculptures, accurately delineated and engraven by good artists: with five scriptural maps. London printed for Jeremiah Bright, in Friday-street; James Brooks and John Stuart, on London-Bridge; and James Holland, at the Bible and Ball, in St. Paul's Church-yard MDCCXII. [1712]. Folio : (8 with title plate) 293, 103 pp.
Old half-leather binding from c. 1850 with letter piece. With 4 of the 5 folding maps, of which 1 map is damaged (see picture) and 260 plates. Occasional brown spot. Title plate and title page once reinforced on verso, and at the edges. The first leaves are also reinforced in the margin. Sturdy, thick paper. Old manuscript on verso endpaper. Last 2 leaves also reinforced in the margin. Boards and corners are somewhat scuffed. Bottom of spine somewhat torn. At the time, a greedy little mouse started gnawing at the bottom of the bookblock. See picture. Approx. 2-3 cm has been eaten away.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Illustrated, Judaica, Law, Politics, Religion, Travels
Author/ Illustrator
GROTE PRENTBIJBEL: Nicolas Fontaine Sieur De Royaumont / Anthony Horneck e.a.
Book Title
The history of the Old and New Testament extracted from the sacred scriptures.
Condition
Fair
Publication year oldest item
1712
Edition
Reprint
Language
English
Original language
No
Publisher
London printed for Jeremiah Bright, in Friday-street; James Brooks and John Stuart, on London-Bridge
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Extras
Other - see description
Number of pages
406
Dimensions
42×27 cm
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