1684 · Amsterdam
Presented in triple-column format are the New Testament in French (text the Geneva version), English (text the Authorized version), and Dutch (text the States-General version). The French and English are printed in roman and the Dutch in gothic (i.e., black letter). The title-page is engraved and has an architectural frame around the title, with a cartouche at the base bearing imprint information.
Provenance: The Howell Bible Collection, Pacific School of Religion (properly released).
Wing (rev. ed.) B2801aA; Darlow & Moule 1450 (Polyglot), 626 (English), 3329 (Dutch), 3768 (French).; ESTC R212805. Contemporary dark calf, modestly ruled in blind; spine label gilt-tooled, front free endpaper lacking. Ex-library as above with bookplate, charge pocket, and date due slip, but no stamps on any pages. => Ambitious yet compact, and comfortable when handheld, this is an attractive production. (Inventory #: 36320)