Novum Iesu Christi D.N. Testamentum.

(Bible. New Testament. Greek.)

Novum Iesu Christi D.N. Testamentum.

Cum obscuriorum vocum & quorundam loquendi generum accuratis interpretationibus margini adscriptis.

Description: title-page soiled and with several ownership inscriptions, some browning and soiling to early leaves but just occasional minor spotting elsewhere, verso of final leaf with further ink inscriptions, ff. [1], 463, 16mo, late nineteenth-century straight-grained dark brown roan, spine decorated in blind, red endpapers, edges gilt, rubbed, front hinge cracking, good

Publication Details: Excudebant Reg. Typog., 1592

Notes: The second Greek New Testament printed in England - the first was printed by Vautrollier in 1587, and the last to appear before the following century. This is not merely a reprint of Vautrollier's edition, which had included a text based on that of Beza and Stephanus along with a Latin preface, although the text is also partly based on Beza. This edition dispenses with prefatory material; the only elements not in Greek are most of the title-page and the sidenotes. 'A very curious edition, printed in Elzevirian type. It has the remarkable addition in Matth. i. 2, found in several MSS' (Lowndes)...more

Bibliography: (ESTC S125450)

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Price: £2,250

Subject: Theology

Published Date: 1592

Stock Number: 51959

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