April 04, 2019 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
Ends April 15, 2019


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[Bible - Nurnberg Imprint 1755] Large Quarto 18th Century Nurnberg Bible Woodcut Illustrations Throughout

Biblia, das ist: die gantze Heilige Schrifft daß Alten und Neuen Testaments : 
wie solche von Martin Luther im Jahr Christi 1522 in unsere Teutsche Mutter-Sprach zu übersetzen angefangen, anno 1534 zu End gebracht und mit den Summarien Johann Sauberti und auch mit dem ... Nutzen, über alle Capitel, d. Salomon Glassens ausgefertigt /

Martin Luther;  Johann Saubert;  Salomon Glass;  Johann Michael Dilherr.

German Book 1181 Seiten : Illustrationen
Nürnberg : Endter, 1755. 
 
16 by 10 inches and 5 inches thick in period boards with brass corners and bosses but also considerable restoration -- modern rebinding retaining the original backstrip and with new endpages and many of the preliminary and closing pages repaired and "silked," etc. The original clasps have also been restored and now are functional. A massive 1,181 page Luther Bible with dozens of copper engraved illustrations throughout the Old and New Testaments. 

Provenance:Property from the collection of Dr. Helmut Liedloff, Carbondale, Illinois

Condition:

 In a modern rebinding retaining the original backstrip and with new endpages and many of the preliminary and closing pages repaired and "silked," etc. The original clasps have also been restored and now are functional. A massive 1,181 page Luther Bible with dozens of copper engraved illustrations throughout the Old and New Testaments. 

Estimate: $750 - $1,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$450
04/04/2019

 

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