Lot 23. The bible deut.

Starting price:€ 2 700
Auction date:14.02.2020   15:00
ID 284591
Lot 23The bible deut.
Biblia, That is The whole Holy Bible Old and New Testament, Verteutscht by Martin Luther ... in Terms of with Matthäi Merians sel. beautiful lebhafften Original Kupffer pieces gezieret ... Ffm., Merians sel. Heirs in 1704. Fol. (Book 24,5 x 39 cm. Box of 32 x 45.5 x 18.5 cm). 23 Bl., 675, 264, 182, 328 p. With 2 (of 4) stamped Tit. and 232 text copper. Red Maroquin of the time on wooden boards with 7 frets, double Lid, filleting, gold-embossed Rtitel, metal lid medallion, 4 ornate metal corners on the front and back cover and 2 Close with a closing bracket, all with putti heads and a rich Baroque ornamentation, three sided chased gilded edges, Vdeckel with verg. Monogram G. H. H. and 1713, back cover with "M. S. H. / G. S. V. G. In a wooden box made of beech wood with a sliding lock on the side. (Rckn. easy operation., Ldr. in chap. cracked, Vdeckel with a light moisture stain).
Wüthrich III, p. 18 f. - the second edition of The for the first time in 1630, published in Merian Bible in a Protestant modesty strotzendem Baroque cover with the most fitting ornament. Apparently, as a wedding Bible 1713 bound. - With weakening water stain in the bar on the approximately 60 first Bl., hs. Possession of note from the 19th century. Century on the flying Front. It is the title of copper and the stamped title to the 3 missing. Part. Apart from the above-mentioned stain and a few finger-marks very clean copy with bold prints of the copper. - In this Form and presentation exceptional object. - ╔Folio. Contemp. red morrocan╗ on cardboard with 7 raised bands, double cover compartments, applies to title on spine, rich ornamentation, in a beechwood box (spine slightly rubbed, leather torn at head, front cover tidemarked). - Some water - and finger-stains, otherwise clean copy with excellent prints. - In this form and presentation a very extraordinary work.

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