Lot 03

Parchment binding with clasps
21 x 15 x 6,5 cm (h x w x d)

Starting price
12 000 CZK
   |   490 €
Price realized
70 000 CZK
   |   2 857 €
price without premium

Biblia, ad vetustissima exemplaria castigata. Title page with woodcut decoration. Latin text, partly Hebrew, two parts, two-column print, initials. Latin and Hebrew notes in red and black. Pocket edition taken from the famous Leuven (Louvain) Bible from 1547, the first after the Lutheran reform allowed by the pope and in the second half of the 16th century. very widespread. Typographically interesting bible, made by a renowned printer. Richly printed richly decorated parchment binding with buckles, marked and dated GFN 1567, on the front plate with depictions of saints.