London, South Kensington
25 October 2007
NEW TESTAMENT, in Greek. Novum Iesu Christi domini nostri testamentum. Sedan: "Ex typographia & typis novissimis Ioannis Iannoni," 1628 [but colophon dated 1629]. 81 x 52mm. Woodcut typographical device on title (repairs to first and last few leaves, some light staining). Modern old-style blind-ruled calf. Bondy p.8; Spielmann 385; Welsh 866. See footnote to previous lot.
With 23 other religious books including Thomas a Kempis's De Imitatione Christ. Libri quatuor (Leiden, [n.d.], 74 x 46mm, modern morocco), N. Tate & N. Brady's A New Version of the Psalms of David (London, 1699, 124 x 66mm), Isaac Watts's Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs ... Haddon's Diamond Stereotype Edition (London, 1822, 90 x 45mm, contemporary red morocco with clasp), Petit Mois de Sacré Coeur [Mois de Marie, Saint Joseph] (Dijon, [n.d.], 3 vols., 76 x 57mm, finely-bound in red morocco gilt, common slipcase). (24)
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