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BIBLIA SACRA VETERIS ET NOVI TESTAMENTI SECUNDUM EDITIONEM VULGATAM

BIBLIA SACRA VETERIS ET NOVI TESTAMENTI SECUNDUM EDITIONEM VULGATAM

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BIBLIA SACRA VETERIS ET NOVI TESTAMENTI SECUNDUM EDITIONEM VULGATAM

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BASILEAE, 1578. Bella edizione illustrata del 1578 di questa Bibbia che include Vecchio Testamento, libri dei Profeti e Maccabei, Nuovo Testamento ognuno con il proprio frontespizio. All'interno 190 incisioni di Tobias Stimmer pittore e incisore, figlio di Christoph (qv), esperto in architettura e geometria. Nato a Schaffhausen nel 1539, morì a Strasburgo nel 1584 e finì l'apprendistato nel 1556 circa. Secondo Thöne fu a Costanza nel 1557-59, nel 1564 a Zurigo, nel 1570/71 a Como (Lombardia). In seguito si stabilì a Strasburgo. (Ref. British Museum).VD 16, B 2644. Adams B 1086. Andresen III, 131. Cf. Schmidt 297 ff. And Fairfax Murray 66. - "Prima edizione di questa Bibbia contenente incisioni di piccolo formato di Stimmer. L'opera venne pubblicata per la prima volta a Basel nel 1576. Le incisioni di Tobias Stimmer erano di una bellezza incredibile, cosi tanto che lo stesso Matthaus Merian, di severo giudizio, ne prese ben più di una dozzina a modello per le sue Bibbie." (Schmidt). Sono inoltre presenti tre mappe ripiegate (Paradiso, Egitto, Terra Santa) e una a piena pagina. Alcune sottolineature a matita colorata e note manoscritte. In buone condizioni. Copertina in piena pelle settecentesca con titolo a secco al dorso in buone condizioni generali con lievi usure ai margini e dorso. Legatura in buone condizioni. Pagine in buone condizioni con fioriture e lievi gore marginali. La carta finale TTiiii staccata dalla legatrura. Piccola galleria di tarlo dalla 407 del primo tomo fino alla fine. Restauro al verso del frontespizio. In 8. Dim. 21x15x8 cm. Pp. (32)+612+251+(1)+224+(72). Contents: [(32)+612+251+(6)+224+(74)]. In 8 (8.6 x 5.9 x 3.15 in; 210 x 150x80 mm) Weight Kg. 1,439. 3 parts in one volume each one with its own title page. Last leaf with printer’s device in the verso Condition of contents: Good conditions. Foxings. Restauration in the verso of title page with light loss of text. 190 text woodcuts by Tobias Stimmer (1539-1584). 3 folded maps (The Garden of Eden, The route of the Exodus, the Holy Land) and one full-page map. Wood carving title border. Antique handwritten notes and underlinings. Light dump stain in right edge.<BR>Condition of binding: Full leather cover of 18th century with title in the spine in good conditions lightly worn in the extremities. Solid binding Illustrated edition of 1578 of this Bible including Old Testament, books of Prophets and Machabeus, New Testament each one with its indipendent title page.Tobias Stimmer was a Painter, draughtsman and wood-engraver, son of Christoph (qv). Expert in architecture and geometry. Born Schaffhausen 1539, died Strasbourg 1584. Finished apprenticeship c. 1556. According to Thöne he was in Constance c. 1557-59. 1564 Zurich. 1570/71 in Como (Lombardy). Afterwards settled in Strasbourg. (Ref. British Museum).VD 16, B 2644. Adams B 1086. Andresen III, 131. Cf. Schmidt 297 ff. And Fairfax Murray 66. -<BR>First edition of the complete Bible with the small-format series of the beautiful Stimmer woodcuts.<BR>It was first published in Basel in 1576 as an album with rhymes by J. Fischart. After the above Bible was printed, the sticks migrated to Strasbourg a. were there by B. Jobin u. Later L. Z et ZNER more times verwend et . "These cuts by Tobias Stimmer are exceptionally beautiful. Matthäus Merian then, with his sure judgment, took no fewer than a dozen as models for his Bible engravings" (Schmidt). The cards show Paradise, the Holy Land (2, 1 of which with Egypt) and the like. the eastern Mediterranean (in the text)<BR>Binding Condition: Very good Overall Condition: Good conditions Size: 8.6 x 5.9 x 3.15 in

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Bookseller
Sephora di Elena Serru IT (IT)
Bookseller's Inventory #
17202
Title
BIBLIA SACRA VETERIS ET NOVI TESTAMENTI SECUNDUM EDITIONEM VULGATAM
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Place of Publication
BASILEAE
Date Published
1578

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