Biblia Sacra Vulgatae Editionis, Sixti V. & Clementis VIII, Pont. Max. Authoritate recognita. Cum Indicibus Etiam Plantinianis; Editio Nova, Notis Chronologicis, Historicis et Geographicis illustrata, Juxta editionem Parisiensem Antonij Vitre. Nunc jussu illustrissimi ac Reverendissimi Domini Petri Josephi Antverpiensium Episcopi per suos deputatos revisa & optimis exemplaribus adaptata. Complete in 2 volumes.


Vol 1. engraved vignette title page, title page, [4], xx, 624 pages, with 61 folding plates by the Klauber brothers, vol 2. title page, 576 pages plus Tabulae Sacrae Geographicae… [74] at rear, with 38 folding plates. The engravings have been bound into the volumes some years after 1715, c.1740. An unusual item.

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Author(s) Bible
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Published by Joannem Baptistam Verdussen
Published Date 1715
Signature Information N/A
Size Quarto
Book Condition Both vols rebacked with original calf spine laid down, some patchy surface loss to covers, volume 1 has some water staining most notably in the first 54 and last 220 pages, neat previous owner's inscription at front of both, both volumes firmly bound, in good+ condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Full mottled calf, five raised bands, gilt titles on red spine panel, gilt decorated compartments, all red edges, marbled endpapers