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Bible. New Testament. French
LE NOUVEAU TESTAMENT EN FRANÇOIS, AVEC DES REFLEXIONS MORALES SUR CHAQUE VERSET... NOUVELLE EDITION. (ABREGÉ DE LA MORALE DES ACTES DES APOSTRES...). PARIS: ANDRÉ PRALARD, 1696-1697
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,000 GBP
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Bible. New Testament. French
LE NOUVEAU TESTAMENT EN FRANÇOIS, AVEC DES REFLEXIONS MORALES SUR CHAQUE VERSET... NOUVELLE EDITION. (ABREGÉ DE LA MORALE DES ACTES DES APOSTRES...). PARIS: ANDRÉ PRALARD, 1696-1697
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Bible. New Testament. French
LE NOUVEAU TESTAMENT EN FRANÇOIS, AVEC DES REFLEXIONS MORALES SUR CHAQUE VERSET... NOUVELLE EDITION. (ABREGÉ DE LA MORALE DES ACTES DES APOSTRES...). PARIS: ANDRÉ PRALARD, 1696-1697
8 volumes, 12mo (157 x 91mm.), woodcut devices on title-pages, ruled in red throughout, contemporary blind-tooled black morocco, spines with titles lettered in gilt, red morocco gilt doublures, gilt edges, bindings slightly rubbed; sold as a binding not subject to return
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Provenance

lot 467 from a 1950s Sotheby's catalogue, extract from sale catalogue loosely inserted (with a pencil note stating that the bindings are by Boyet)

Catalogue Note

This set of eight volumes contains four volumes of the text of the Gospels in French, and four volumes of the rest of the New Testament; the biblical text is interspersed with Pasquier Quesnel's commentary. The Latin original appears as printed marginalia.

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