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Biblia germanica.

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Biblia: That is, the whole of the Holy Bible. Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments, according to the German translation of D. Martin Luther's translation, with the prefixed contents of each chapter and an indication of those other scriptural passages which can be usefully contrasted here and there, together with a preface by Mr. Christoph Matthäi Pfaffens ...; now, with the utmost care, purged of all questionable major errors, as well as decorated with beautiful engravings. Stuttgart, Schramm 1774. 7 (of 9) leaves, 1130 (of 1136), 328 pp. - ╔Attached:╗ 16 pp. Augsburg Confession (from another edition). Embossed blind. Hogskin boards over wooden boards with 2 metal clasps. (rubbed). VD 18, 14302640. - Rare Tübingen octavo Bible. Contrary to the information on the title, contains no illustrations. - Missing 3 leaves between pp. 627 and 639. Signs of wear, several leaves loose and with marginal tears. (some loss of text), endpapers with inscription.