Alan Isaac Rare Books

Biblia Pauperum – A Facsimile Edition


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Author: HENRY, Avril

Published by: Scholar Press (Aldershot, 1987)

Large 8vo, [4], 178p. Illustrated with 21 figures in-text and the entire Bible in full page reproduction. Brown cloth, gilt.  D/w, colour printed, un-clipped. The work is a facsimilie of the 1460 version of the Bible, contrasting Old and New Testament imagery by way of stunning wood block printing.

Minor sunning to head of d/w and spine.  Quite scarce in the 1st edition.

Cat. ref.: 4