Biblia hebraica - 1739

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Biblia hebraica - 1739
Bibles - Quantity: 2 - Book

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Biblia hebraica ad optimas quasque editiones expressa cum notis Masorethicis et numeris distinctionum in paraschas et capita et versus nec non singulorum capitum summariis latinis accurante M. Christiano Reineccio S. S. Theol. Bacc. consil. Saxo-Weissenf. ill. August. Rectore et P. P. Ord.
Lipsiae : sumtibus haeredum Lanckisianorum (litteris Breitkopfianis), 1739.
Quarto (23.5 cm) (1) c. (engraved frontispiece) (8) 654 (2) 466 (2).
Frontispiece printed in red and black, headbands, initials and culs-de-lampe.
A lovely engraved frontispiece with allegorical vignette and different title: " Biblia Hebraica ad optimorum Codicei fidem expressa accurante M. Christiano Reineccio. S. S. Theol. Baccal. Cons. Sax-Weissens illust Aug. Rect. Et P.P. ord.".
Ancient full sheepskin binding, adorned ribbed spine, red morocco title label (missing headcap, blunt corners).
. Dedication to the benevolent reader in Latin. The rest of the text is in Hebrew.
This edition differs from the previous one in the order of the pages, which do not run from right to left but rather from left to right. The order of the books is in accordance with the German Bibles. (Pick B. Histoire des éditions imprimées de l'Ancien Testament, accompagnée d'une Description des Bibles rabbiniques et polyglottes. Hebraica, 1892).
Handwritten bookplate and notes on the endpapers.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
2
Subject
Bibles
Book Title
Biblia hebraica
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1739
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
Hebrew
Original language
Yes
Publisher
sumtibus haeredum Lanckisianorum
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
1116
Dimensions
23.5×17.5 cm
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