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Bible. OldTestament. Hebrew.
[MAGNA BIBLIA RABBINICA]. VENICE: DANIEL BOMBERG, 1546-1548
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Bible. OldTestament. Hebrew.
[MAGNA BIBLIA RABBINICA]. VENICE: DANIEL BOMBERG, 1546-1548
Estimate
2,5003,000
LOT SOLD. 20,400 GBP
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Bible. OldTestament. Hebrew.
[MAGNA BIBLIA RABBINICA]. VENICE: DANIEL BOMBERG, 1546-1548

4 volumes in 2, folio (428 x 281mm.), Hebrew text, titles within woodcut architectural borders, headings within woodcut cartouches, later vellum, numerous early manuscript Hebrew and Latin notes in margins (one note at the beginning of volume 2 dated 1556), occasional small tears and repairs in margins, some leaves very lightly spotted, joints split 


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Provenance

Bequeathed to the Bishopric of Cornwall, by the Rev. Franke Parker, M.A., Rector of Luffincott, Devon, 1883, bookplate

Literature

Darlow & Moule 5093; Steinschneider 125

Catalogue Note

Bomberg's third Rabbinic Bible, edited by Cornelius Adelkind and a virtual reprint of his second (1524-1525), with changes in the Commentaries and the addition of the Jerusalem Targum II, with separate foliation.

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