Biblia Hebraica.

AUCTION 1 | Thursday, November 14th, 1996 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Books, Manuscripts and Works of Art

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Lot 51
(BIBLE, Hebrew)

Biblia Hebraica.

Latin and Hebrew title pages, 3 Hebrew divisional titles within engraved frames. Opening 4 text leaves remargined, verses noted throughout in Roman numerals in a contemporary hand, lacking 3pp index of pericopes, light stains, contemporary sheep, rubbed, rebacked, thick 4to Fuks, Amsterdam 153; cf. Darlow & Moule 5124 and Silva Rosa 24

Amsterdam: Menasseh ben Israel for Henricus Laurentius 1635-36

Est: $300 - $500
This copy similar to Fuks’ variant C: With both new Hebrew and Latin title pages - however the Book of Writings in this copy is bound between the Pentateuch and Five Scrolls.