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Book nr:38209
Author:[BIBLE]
Title:Kern der kerkelyke historie, enz. Eerste [- Tweede] deeltje. Met figuurtjes.
Town:Dordregt
Publisher:A. BlussÚ
Year:1755
Description:In-64░ Very rare complete set of one of the smallest Bible of its time, "dealing with the essentials of Church History, begining with the Bible. The book is dedicated to youth in a long and serious preface" (Spielmann). Complete with 36 engr. plates incl. a frontisp. signed C.F. Walter and a folding pl., "of an exceptionally high standard and beautifully designed and engraved". Ms. Dutch ex dono "Geschenk aan E.A.C.G. Brouwer van hare liefhebbende moeder (...)", 1845. Extremely charming copy
Note:Ref. Welsh 4140 (= Mikrobiblion 30, only 1st vol. according to Spielmann). - Bondy p. 25. - Spielmann 277. - STCN (6 copies, only 3 complete with 2 parts). - COPAC (1 copy, Oxford Univ.). - Not in Bn-Opale plus
Price:€2950
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