Lot 1651. The Weimar Elector Bible 1720

Sold:€ 375
Auction date:22.02.2018   11:00 UTC +02:00
ID 38444
Lot 1651The Weimar Elector Bible 1720
Biblia, The ganzte Holy Scriptures, the Old and the New Testament, Verteutscht of Mr. Doctor Martin Luther, And Madame regulation ... Mr Ernst, Duke of Saxony ... the actual word mind to take your veil off. ... While on the ordinary, now and again with diligence, improved Biblical Register, among others to find, a report of the comparison of the Jewish and Biblical moons, Maaß, weight, Well ..., the unaltered Augsburg of Confession with beige prints ..., In laying Johann Andrea Endters seel. Son and heir, Nuremberg 1720, Folio Format, 18, and 41 nn. Sheets, 664 and 904 S., and 8 nn. Leaves, with engraved jewelry, title 10 (out of 11) elector-portrait, 28 full-page copper engravings (dimensions 41.5 x 26 cm), five double-page-sized cards and a double-leaf great presentation of the creed, forew. engraved by J. J. Sandrart and J. C. Marchant, as well as some vignettes and initials, in a gorgeous leather and time-bound, wooden covers on seven bands, richly decorated with ornamental and figural rolls and panel stamps, indistinct initials, year number 1720 and eight floral engraved brass corner fittings with humps, old, restored copy of the 12. The output of the Weimar Ernestine elector Bible (first 1641 at the instigation of Duke Ernst the Pious appeared, and a total of 13 expenditure until 1768), the age corresponding traces of age and use, unfachgemäße restoration, some Text and Fig. tangent, boards partially torn and edge chipped, jewelry, title damaged, Portraits of Friedrich III., and Luther lack, intent, with zahlr. hand in written form. Annotations, leather in the capital, close to broken down, and without the Closing cover and the first and last leaves with Annobienspuren.

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