LOT 380

[With an extra 235 plates] Biblia sacra vulgatae editionis (...)

Autore J.B. Duhamel. Editio secunda accuratissima. Leuven, M. van Overbeke, 1740, 2 volumes, (24),XXXI,(1),520; 506,44 p., with 4 folding, engraved maps and one (of 2) EXTRA engraved frontispiece and 235 (of 259) EXTRA engraved plates by Jan and Caspar Luiken, contemporary marbled and polished calf, gilt and ribbed back with 2 contrasting morocco title shields, folio.

Lacks the portrait and one folding plate. Ex-library copy with consequent small defects such as stamps, (remains of) labels etc. The extra plates partly waterstained. A luxuriously bound copy. Moreover, this copy is enriched with the larger part of the plates from the print bible published by Weigel in 1712 (Historiae Celebriores Veteris [et Novi] Testamenti Iconibus). The series are numbered 1-108 (complete series) and 23-39, 41-130, 132-151.

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