Sale: 366 / Rare Books including Marine Art, May 17./18. 2010 in Hamburg Lot 71

 
Biblia hispanica - La biblia vulgata espanol, 10 Bde. 1790


 
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Biblia hispanica
La biblia vulgata espanol, 10 Bde. 1790
Estimate:
€ 9,000 / $ 10,530
Sold:
€ 16,800 / $ 19.656

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Biblia hispanica. - La Biblia Vulgata Latina traducida en Español, y anotada conforme al sentido de los santos padres y expositores cathólicos por el padre Phelipe Scio de San Miguel .. 10 vols. With engr. frontispiece by V. Capilla after J. Camaron as well as 10 engr. vignetten . Valencia, Jos. and Th. de Orga 1790-93. Contemp. brown calf bindings on 6 bands with gilt spine and 2 labels in colors (last 2 vols slightly differently bound). 4to.Darlow/Moule 8488. - Palau 28948. - First edition. - Very rare Spanish bible , the first printed in Spain. Translated after the Vulgata, by the later bishop of Segovia, Felipe Scio de San Miguel, according to title "Ex-Provincial de las Escuelas Pias, Preceptor des Principe nuestro Señor y de los Señores Infantes, y confesor de la princesa del Brasil Infanta de España". - Paralelle print in two columns, in Latin and Spanish, with notes and remarks below. - "Primera traducción castellana de la Biblia Vulgata .. Esta primera edición es magnífica , y su correcclón honra a las prensas valencianas." (Palau) - Title on recto with small name stamp and ownership monogram on verso, last volume with trace of damp in head margin, 1 title with small cutout. joints and edges partly restored. All in all fine copy, inside clean and broad-margined on strong paper.10 vols. First edition of this rare Spanish Bible, the first printed in Spain. Fine printing in parallel columns Latin and Spanish, with notes and references below. With engr. frontispiece and 10 engr. headpieces. Contemp. calf with gilt spine and 2 labels (last 2 vols. slightly differently bound). - Each title recto with small owner's stamp and verso with owner's initials, last vol. at end with traces of damp in upper margin, 1 title with small cutout. Joints and edges partly restored. In general fine copy on clean and strong paper with broad margins.
71
Biblia hispanica
La biblia vulgata espanol, 10 Bde. 1790
Estimate:
€ 9,000 / $ 10,530
Sold:
€ 16,800 / $ 19.656

(incl. 20% surcharge)