first edition Hardcover
1720 · Halae Magdeburgicae
by Michaelis, Johann Heinrich [editor]
Halae Magdeburgicae: Orphanotrophei, 1720. Hardcover. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in full contemporary mottled calf, gilt roll to board edges, elegant gilt spines with two morocco labels with gilt titling; text block blue; engraved frontispiece of Biblical figures receiving the Bible from heaven.;
Usually seen as one volume, this copy has been bound as two.; Contains the entirety of the Tanakh, with all 24 books of the Torah, Nevi'im (Prophets), and Ketuvim; The margins contain Latin subject-headings, references and notes; Text in Hebrew and Latin;
shelved case 4. 1325593. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.
(Inventory #: 1325593)