Sehr selten: Dritte Auflage der Catholische Mayntzische Bibel - 1740 - mit 234 Kupferstichen - TOP - Bible, Book (1) - Paper

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Sehr selten: Dritte Auflage der Catholische Mayntzische Bibel - 1740 - mit 234 Kupferstichen - TOP - Bible, Book (1) - Paper
Germany - mid 18th century

Third edition of the Mainz Bible, which was published multiple times since 1662, after the translation of Caspar Ulenberg (1548-1617).

‘Catholische Mayntzische Bibel’ ... on the high ordinance of Mr Mayntz Archbishop Philipp Carl

Printed in Frankfurt in 1740 by Heinrich Ludwig Brönner for the publisher Phiiipp Hemrich Hutter.

The edition contains 234 engravings - 3 parts in one volume -foreword, register, chronology, coins & weights - 746, 312, 342 pages - 1 cover image by Andreas Reinhardt (1715-52) - 1 portrait (Philipp Carl Archbishop Christoph Heinrich Müller (1705-51) - 234 illustrations of Matthew Merian (1593-1650)

Weight: 4.5 kg - dimensions 37 x 25 x 10 cm

The cover and corners of the book have signs of wear and tear; wormholes; one corner of the cover is slightly softened by wormholes; See last photos; interior very fresh.

Shipping costs with tracking/insurance: Germany + Austria: EUR 21

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
Bible, Book
Material
Paper
Manufacturer/ Brand
Sehr selten: Dritte Auflage der Catholische Mayntzische Bibel - 1740 - mit 234 Kupferstichen - TOP
Estimated Period
Mid 18th century
Country of Origin
Germany
Condition
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
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