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KAPP, Johann Erhard (1693-1756) -- Catalogi bibliothecae quam collegit t reliquit Johannes Erhardus Kappius, eloquentiae in Acad. Lipsiensi P.P.O.... Pars Prima. Libros theologicos et ad historiam ecclesiasticam pertinentes continens Lipsiae in collegio rubro. Leipzig: Langenhem, 16 January 1758.
8o (171 x 100 mm). (Library stamp on title-page.) Contemporary German half calf, spine gilt-lettered, speckled edges (upper joint cracking, some chipping to head of spine). Provenance: early ownership inscription on title-page; Halle ("Lehrer Bibliothek..." stamp on title-page).
Kapp, a professor of ecclesiastical history at the University of Leipzig, was a colleague of Urban Gottfried Siber (see below), whose library sale catalogue is bound with this volume, thereby forming a comprehensive description of works of the Restoration.
SIBER, Urban Gottfried (1669-1741) -- Bibliotheca Siberiana. Thasaurum librorum variae eruditionis et imprimis ad historiam et antiquitatem ecclesiasticam... Leipzig: Langenhem, 26 February 1741. 8o. (Outer margin of N2 extended.)
Sale catalogue of the large library formed by the ecclesiastical historian Siber, who taught at the Leipzig University and became pastor at the Church of St. Thomas in Leipzig.
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