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The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, and the Apocrypha : with annotations theological, moral, critical, historical and explanatory : and practical observations at the end of each chapter /
composed by the late Reverend Mr. Ostervald, Professor of Divinity, and of the ministers of the Church of Neufchatel in Switzerland ; selected from all the most approved authors, and corrected by several clergymen.
imprint
London : Printed by and for John Harrison, Corner of Lincolns-Inn-Fields, Searl Street, 1783-1784.
description
2 volumes in 1 : illustrations ; 43 cm. (fol.)
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London : Printed by and for John Harrison, Corner of Lincolns-Inn-Fields, Searl Street, 1783-1784.
citation/reference
ESTC, T230019
general note
Each plate has caption, London. Engraved for Harrison's Bible or London. Engraved for Harrison's Family Bible at top.
Each volume has its own register. Apocrypha and New Testament in volume 2 have separate registers.
Includes ninety-six engraved plates.
Plates engraved by Goldar after illustrations by Chatelain, F. Le Moyne, Ant. Balestra, Dominici, C. Marratti, Rubens, Boucher, Restout, Cignani, Le Sueur, P. Veronese, Luyken, Le Brun, Arrigoni, Verdier, C. Vanloo, J. Vanloo, P. Cortona, Salvator Rosa, De Troy, Domenichino, Wale, Coypel, Picart, Grosse, Lanfrane, Jeaurat, C. de la Fosse, Guido Reni, Preisler, Valentinian, Sconfeldt, Fischer, De la Hire, Hayman, Cazes, Juvinet, Mignard, Hogarth, Tintoretto, Lairess, André, N. Poussin, Both, Sir. Jas. Thornhill, and Carracci.
Signatures: Volume 1: [pi] B¹ C-Z² Aa-Zz² 3A-6Z² 7A-7L²; Volume 2: A¹ B-Z² Aa-Zz² 3A-3X² 3Y [A]¹ [B]-[Z]² [Aa]-[Kk]² [Ll] *A *B-*G² *I-*Z² *2A-*2K² [Pi] *2L-*2Z² *3A-*3I².
local note
Victoria University Library copy lacks v. 2 title-page and final 2 leaves (*3I²) of vol. 2.
catalogue key
1716711

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