[Biblia polyglotta]

Published/Created:
[Alcalá de Henares,
Industria Arnaldi Guillelmi de Brocario in Academia complutensi]
1514-17.
Physical Description:
6 v. 38 cm.
Notes:
Titles, with Cardinal Ximénez' coat of arms, are within woodcut borders.
Initials; tail-pieces.
Vol. 1 has Hebrew, Greek and Latin in parallel columns, with Chaldaic text at foot of page.
Vol. 1 (with title: Vetus Testamentu[m] multiplici lingua nu[n]c primo impressum) and v. 2-4 (Secu[n]da[quarta] pars Veteris Testamenti) have colophon (v. 4) dated, 10 July 1517.
The first polyglot Bible, edited by eminent scholars, headed by Diego López de Zuñiga, and printed, in an edition of 600 copies, at the expense of Cardinal Ximénez.
For full description of this work, see British and foreign Bible Society, Historical ctalogue, v. 2, no. 1412.
Variant Titles:
Bible. Polyglot. 1514-17. In Academia complutensi.
Associated Names:
Jiménez de Cisneros, Francisco, 1436?-1517 [Printer]
López de Zuñiga, Diego, 16th century [Creator]
Language:
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
Hebrew
Latin
Genre:
Bibles
Devotional literature
Marginalia
Format:
Text
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
MLa191 +514
Orbis Record:
1304708
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
12517070
Volume/Enumeration:
Vol. 1
Extent of digitization:
Partial work digitized.
OID:
12511979
PID:
digcoll:4014169

Number of Pages: 1
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