Willem Albert Bachiene (kaarten) - Bybel, dat is, de gansche H. Schrift - 1748 [= 1751]

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Willem Albert Bachiene (kaarten) - Bybel, dat is, de gansche H. Schrift - 1748 [= 1751]
Bibles, Cartography, History, Illustrated, Religion, Topography - Quantity: 1 - Other - see description - Book

Statenbijbel - Bybel, dat is, de gansche H. Schrift, Vervattende alle de Kanonyke Boeken des Ouden en Nieuwen Testaments. Door last van de Hoog-Mogende Heeren Staten Generaal (...) - Gorinchem, Nicolaas Goetzee, 1748 - Oude Testament + Nieuwe Testament + Apocriefe Boeken - (10) + (VIII) + 182 leaves + (2) + 342 leaves / (4) + 151 + (4) + 172 leaves / (4) + 77 leaves + 12 maps - leather binding with blind stamping and gilt print on oak boards; spine with large raised bands; marbled block - Folio (51 × 34 × 15 cm) -

Condition: fine / excellent - very neat binding with very solid joints; very neat, solid and compact block (as new); very neat, very clean and very crisp pages and maps! (only occasional spots, otherwise as new!) Complete!
NB: The pictures are a bit dark and yellowish, this is caused by twilight when they were taken; in reality the paper is very white and crisp!

With all 12 folding maps of Willem Albert Bachiene, including the often missing world map.

Very wide margins around maps and text.
I am an avid collector but I have never seen such a colossal and heavy Statenbijbel.

Very crisp and white paper, as new!

The pictures provide a good impression.
Because of its rarity, condition and size: collector's item!

Must-have book for serious Bible collectors.

The Bible is dedicated to the Prince of Orange and Nassau and features a beautiful allegorical title engraving, beautiful initials and decorations. The maps come with accompanying descriptions and depict important Biblical periods.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Bibles, Cartography, History, Illustrated, Religion, Topography
Author/ Illustrator
Willem Albert Bachiene (kaarten)
Book Title
Bybel, dat is, de gansche H. Schrift - 1748 [= 1751]
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
Dutch
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Gorinchem, Nicolaas Goetzee
Binding/ Material
Leather
Extras
Other - see description
Number of pages
111111
Dimensions
51×34 cm
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