Biblia Hebraica / Novum Testamentum Graecum

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

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Lot 59
(BIBLE, Hebrew, Ancient Greek and Latin. OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS).

Biblia Hebraica / Novum Testamentum Graecum

Two parts bound in one. Edited by Benedictus Arias Montanus. Hebrew text of the Old Testament and Greek version of the New Testament, each with an interlinear Latin translation. Two title pages, each with printer’s device Stained, contemporary calf, clasps and hinges removed, rubbed, rebacked, new endpapers. Folio Adams B-972; Darlow & Moule 5106 and 4645; Sorgeloos 132 (illustrated)

Antwerp: C. Plantin 1584

Est: $300 - $500
Reprint of Volume VIII of Plantin’s Antwerp Polyglot of 1569-72. The Hebrew Old Testament starts at the end of the volume, and the Greek New Testament at the beginning, followed by the Greek Apocrypha