Books and Works on Paper, including Fine Photographs | 14 December 2017

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Miniature book, - Bible, - Minature Greek Testament 1628

Sold for £420

Est: £500–750

Miniature book, - Bible,

Minature Greek Testament 1628

Greek. Tes Kaines Diathekes [graece]. Novum…Testamemtum, Greek text, title soiled, corner frayed, name on paste-down of P Cardale, contemporary calf, spine gilt, rubbed & scuffed, [Darlow & Moule 4676], small 8vo (79 x 42 mm.), Sedan, J. Jannonus, 1628 [1629 in colophon.

⁂ 'The smallest Greek Testament ever printed, with the exception of Pickering's miniatureedition of 1828…Reproduces the text of the first Elzevir Testament (1624)' (D. & M.)

Books and Works on Paper, including Fine Photographs

Thursday 14 December 2017, 11.00am

Bloomsbury London
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