[Leiden]: Ex. Officina Plantiniana Raphelengii, 1611.
583,  pp. Text in Hebrew with interlinear translations in Latin by Santes Pagnino. 8vo. Finely Bound Plantin Press Printing of 4 Books of the Hebrew Bible. Contemporary French (?) full olive-brown roan, covers tooled in gilt at center of each side in repeating semicircle and star design, corners stamped in gilt with small floral tools, center of each cover with later fleur-de-lys tool stamped in gilt, smooth spine similarly tooled in gilt with small stars and flowers, all edges gilt and gauffered. Light wear to extremities. Item #300976
The first four books of the Prophets — Joshua, Judges, Samuel, Kings — of the Hebrew Bible, printed by the heirs of Franciscus Raphelengius, who ran the Leiden branch of the press of his father-in-law, Christophe Plantin. The text is edited by Benito Arias Montano, editor of the famed Plantin Polyglot, and includes an interlinear Latin translation by Santes Pagnino.
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