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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. CHARLES CALDWELL RYRIE

Calvin, John
'COMMENTAIRES … SUR LES CANONIQUES, L'ORDRE DESQUELLES VERRAS EN LA PAGE SUYUANTE.' GENEVA: JEAN GERARD, 1551
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2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 2,250 USD
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195

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. CHARLES CALDWELL RYRIE

Calvin, John
'COMMENTAIRES … SUR LES CANONIQUES, L'ORDRE DESQUELLES VERRAS EN LA PAGE SUYUANTE.' GENEVA: JEAN GERARD, 1551
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 2,250 USD
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Calvin, John
'COMMENTAIRES … SUR LES CANONIQUES, L'ORDRE DESQUELLES VERRAS EN LA PAGE SUYUANTE.' GENEVA: JEAN GERARD, 1551
4to (6 1/8 x 3 7/8 in.; 155 x 99 mm). Woodcut printer's device on title-page, woodcut white-on-black criblé initials, four section-titles, all with woodcut printer's device and separate pagination and registers, terminal blacks in second and third sections; some scattered marginal foxing and dampstaining, the latter more severe at end, scattered marginalia. Contemporary vellum, overlapping fore-edges; lightly soiled and dampstained, front inner hinge open.
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Catalogue Note

An scarce omnibus edition of Calvin's Biblical commentaries, incorporating several first editions in French. The separate titles are 'Commentaire …sur l'epistre de Sainct Jacques' (1550), 'Commentaire sur la premiere & seconde epistre de Sainct Pierre Apostre' (1551), 'Commentaire …sur l'epsitre canonique de Sainct Jude. Reueu & augmenté par luymesme' (1551), and 'Commentaire …sur l'epistre canonique de Sainct Jean' (1551).

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