John Calvin - A Harmonie Upon the Three Evangelists - 1584

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John Calvin - A Harmonie Upon the Three Evangelists - 1584
Religion - Quantité : 1 - Livre

A harmonie vpon the three Euangelists, Matthew, Mark and Luke, with the commentarie of M. Iohn Caluine: faithfullie translated out of Latine into English, by E.P. Whereunto is also added a commentarie vpon the Euangelist S. Iohn, by the same authour.

London: George Bishop 1584

Here is an incredibly rare first edition in English of Calvin's, 'Harmonie Upon the Three Evangelists'. 2 parts in 1, title within typographic border, woodcut initials, head- and tail-pieces. This book is seldom found available for sale, especially in this good of condition. A very rare 16th century English work.


Collation: (48], 806, [2]; [8], 464, [24] p- with E4 but lacking blank (as issued), majority of part 2 A1 torn away with significant loss to text - Otherwise complete.


Rebound in modern cloth. Contents: some marginal damp-staining, browning or soiling. There is worming to the outer margins / gutter for the first half of the book - this does not effect the text. A few leaves torn to margins, as mentioned above - most of part 2 A1 is torn/lacking. Title page frayed to margins and with strengthening to lower margin. In extremely good condition for the age. Please see images for further description.

Informations du lot
Object
Livre
Nombre de livres
1
Sujet
Religion
Auteur/ Illustrateur
John Calvin
Titre du livre
A Harmonie Upon the Three Evangelists
État
Bon état
Année de publication de l’ouvrage le plus ancien
1584
Édition
1ère édition
Langue
Anglais
Langue originale
Oui
Reliure
Couverture rigide
Nombre de pages
1270
Dimensions
20×13 cm
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