Polyglot. PSALMS). Psalterium Harmonicum

AUCTION 19 | Tuesday, March 11th, 2003 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Printed Books, Manuscripts and Works of Graphic Art

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Lot 45

Polyglot. PSALMS). Psalterium Harmonicum

Prepared by Elias Hutter. Title and front-pastedown heavily annotated in an early hand pp. 863. Lightly browned, trace foxed in places, gently damp-wrinkled, Latin annotations on title and first few leaves. Modern chestnut morocco. Thick 8vo Darlow & Moule 1433; Mehlman 1902

Nuremberg: For Elias Hutter 1602

Est: $1,000 - $1,500
Text in five columns extending on opposite pages. On the verso pages, centre: Hebrew, to its left a transliteration in Latin characters, to its right: the Greek. On the recto pages, centre: German, to its left: Latin. A sixth column to its right, remained blank