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    [Hebrew Bible.] Sacra Biblia Hebraea. Leiden: Johann Georgius Nisselius, 1662. Krown & Spellman retail: $350. 8vo. Engraved Hebrew title page in architectural surround. 18th c. calf, red title-label, hinges opened, old note states "My own binding when living at Tottlebank. Jos. Harbottle."Broadside "Buried In Baptism" pasted to inside rear cover, ms. index of verses, broadside of "Demonstration of the meaning of the word 'Baptize" bound-in, other endpaper notes. First thus. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

    More Information: Nisselius (c1624-c1662). The text is based on Stephanus' Bible with reference to the editions of Bomberg and Menasseh ben Israel. The task of editing the work was completed by Allardus Uchtmanns, who wrote the preface. This is Genesis-Esther only. STCN 16602 (2 copies only). Darlow & Moule 5133. Vinograd, Leiden 49. Fuks, Leiden 54.

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    23rd Thursday
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