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Sale 2279 Lot 30
INCREASE MATHER'S PENTATEUCH (BIBLE. POLYGLOT.) Biblia Hebraica. [Hamisha Humshei Tora. Pentateuchus.] , 659,  pages * Libri Jehoshuah, Judicum, Samuelis, et Regum, Hebraice. 583 pages. bound with: Divrei ha-Yamim. Libri duo Paralipomenon, Hebraice. -763 pages. and: Psalmi Davidis Hebraici. 183 pages * Proverbia Salomonis [etc.] . . . Hebraice. -548 pages. bound with: Nevi'im Aharonim. Isaias [et al.] . . . Hebraice. 100 leaves, 101-527,  pages * Bibliorum pars Graeca quae Hebraice non invenitur. 344 pages. bound with: Novum Testamentum Graece. 681,  pages. Together, 8 volumes in 4. 8vo, first volume in early 19th-century 1/4 sheep, covers detached, the rest in contemporary calf, second volume rebacked in the early 19th-century, all with shelf label on spines and varying wear or damage to spine ends; contents toned with occasional marginal soiling and dampstaining; institutional bookplates. [Leiden]: Officina Plantiniana Raphelengii, 1610-15
Estimate $1,000 - 2,000
Hebrew Bible and Greek Apocrypha and New Testament, with interlinear Latin translation throughout. Vinograd, Leiden 26. with the signature of the massachusetts puritan minister increase mather (1639-1723) dated 1686 on the general title of the Pentateuch.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $7,800