Bijbel - De Delftse Bijbel van 1477 in facsimile - 1977

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Bijbel - De Delftse Bijbel van 1477 in facsimile - 1977
Bibles, Incunabula & early printing, Literature, Religion - Quantity: 1 - With slipcase - Book

- 1977
Faithful reproduction of the oldest Dutch incunabulum in the Netherlands.

The Delft Bible of 1477 - Facsimile of the original edition with an introduction by Prof. C.C. de Bruin - Amsterdam / Alphen aan den Rijn, Buijten & Schipperheijn / Repro-Holland - 1977 - 2 volumes with loose introduction in slipcase - Artificial leather bindings - 29 × 21 cm.

Condition: Good complete set. Slightly bumped slipcase.

This two-volume Bible is a faithful reproduction of the oldest Dutch-language incunabulum in the Netherlands.

Complete with historical explanation of Prof. dr. Dr. C.C. de Bruin in Leiden.

The calligraphic title deed was made by Malla Carl Blumenkranz in Jerusalem and provided with the Delft Bible postage stamp, issued in celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Delft Bible.

Included is a microfiche with all 1,284 pages of this Bible, 220 times smaller! Also comes with a Biblical postage stamp.

The Delft Bible, the Old Testament without the Psalms, is the first Dutch book that was set with movable type.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Bibles, Incunabula & early printing, Literature, Religion
Author/ Illustrator
Bijbel
Book Title
De Delftse Bijbel van 1477 in facsimile
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1977
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
Dutch
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Buijten & Schipperheijn / Repro- Holland
Binding/ Material
Mix / Multiple
Extras
With slipcase
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