1751 · Rome
by Gajo, Bartholomaeo (Bartholomaeus Gaius, Bartholomaeus Gajonus, Bartolomeo Gai)
Rome: Sumptibus Fausti Amidei Bibliopole, 1751. Hardcover. g. Ex-library. Folio. 112 leaves of plates proceeded by half title page and title page in red and black lettering with printer's crest. Non-original library blue cloth with gold lettering on spine. Plates (copperplate engravings) of biblical figures from Adam down through the kings of Judah and the kings of the Second Temple period all the way down to Agrippa I. Portraits accompanied by brief biographies. Text in Hebrew and Latin. Hebrew Union College bookplate. Light foxing on page margins, not affecting plates. Overall in good condition.
(Inventory #: 8047)