William Cave - De godsdienst der oude Christenen in de eerste eeuwen des Evangeliums : in drie deelen / - 1694

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William Cave - De godsdienst der oude Christenen in de eerste eeuwen des Evangeliums : in drie deelen / - 1694
History, Illustrated, Religion - Quantity: 1 - Book

The merits of Cave as a writer arethe thoroughness of his research, the clarity of his style and above all the admirably clear method of his set-up.
Still the best and most useful complete work on the literary history of the church.
Very solid bonding, complete and in a very beautiful parchment binding.

Published by Arnoldus van Ravestein


De godsdienst der oude Christenen in de eerste eeuwen des Evangeliums : in drie deelen / door William Cave ;
Na de laaste Engelsche dr. vert. door Salomon Bor ; met een voor-reden van Hermannus Wits ..
Het eerste christendom
Year: 1694
Author: William Cave (1637-1713)
Co-author: Salomon Bor (1639-1705); Hermannus Witsius (1636-1708)
Edition: De tweede dr. ... oversien en met kopere platen verm
Publisher: Tot Amsterdam : by Arnoldus van Ravestein ...
Printer: Ravestein, Arnoldus van Amsterdam, 1694-1696
Annotation: ills
Half title: Het eerste christendom
Translation of: Primitive christianity, 1673
Bibliographical reference:
Van Eeghen/Van der Kellen 239
Binding: full-parchment ‘spitselband’
Number of pages: [LII], 645 [XLIX] pp.
Size: 16 cm.


signs of use and age discolouration;
some old stains
old ex-libris verso front cover;
below title engraving by J. van den Aveele a small ex-libris-stamp in margin.
in addition to the the title engraving 6 folding historical engravings of Jan and Casper Luyken, of which 2 with considerable paper loss, the others partly reinforced
or restored with Japanese paper.
very solid binding, complete and in beautiful parchment binding.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Illustrated, Religion
Author/ Illustrator
William Cave
Book Title
De godsdienst der oude Christenen in de eerste eeuwen des Evangeliums : in drie deelen /
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1694
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
Dutch
Original language
No
Publisher
Tot Amsterdam : by Arnoldus van Ravestein ...
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