Lot 2340
Autumn Auction: Decorative Art, Interiors, Silver, Jewellery, Classic Cars and Books & Prints
[DUTCH BIBLE] – BIBLIA, Dat Is De gantsche H. Schrifture, vervattende alle de Canonijcke Boecken des Ouden en des Nieuwen Testaments [..].

Te Dordrecht, Bij Pieter en Jacob Keur, 1729. 4 Parts in 1 vol. With engr. title, 2 ident. woodcut printer’s marks on divisional titles, 5 double-p. engr. maps (incl. a WORLD-MAP in two hemispheres: “Orbis Terrarum Tabula [..]”, ca. 35 x 45,5 cm.) by D. Stoopendaal, 1 double-p. engr. plan (of Jerusalem) by D. Stoopendaal AND EXTRA 51 numb. engr. plates (dep. 306 ills.) by L. Causé & N. Gommerse. Folio, contemp. blindst. panelled leather over wooden boards, both covers with 2 brass clasps & catches and 4 brass cornerpieces, ribbed spine.

¶ Poortman I, p. 246. Poortman/ Augusteijn pp. 193-203. Cf. Darlow/ Moule 3337 (listing the ed. of 1714). Famous “Keur-Bijbel” illustrated with maps (the so-called “grote Keur-kaarten”) engraved by Daniël Stopendaal (1672-1726) and a series of engravings by Lamberecht Causé & Nicolaas Gommerse. Warranted by the Dutch lawyer Pieter Eelbo (1680-1747). – Top of spine dam. Occ. sl. waterstained in (outer) blank margin, engr. plan & 2 maps sl. torn on fold, occ. sl. foxed, but nevertheless in good condition (bound in an impressive binding).

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€ 350,00

Hamerprijs: € 350