69 2974 Biblia neerlandica Printbibles Historie des Ouden en Nieuwen Testaments
69/2974 [Biblia neerlandica. Printbibles]. Historie des Ouden en Nieuwen Testaments. Amst., P. Mortier, 1703/ 1702, 2 vols., (24),315,(1); (16),202,(12)p, 2 engr. frontispieces, 2 ident. title-vignettes, ±400 1/3-p. ills. i.a. by J. LUYKEN, contemp. unif. blindst. vellum, folio.

- Some marginal waterstaining towards the end, not affecting printed area; occas. trifle spotted/ waterstained; otherwise contents fine. Binding soiled and stained; lower joint splitting but strong.

= The very rare first edition of the small Mortier-bible or Jan Luykenbible (151 textills. and 29 oval vignettes being by this artist). Poortman II, p.133-134; Klaversma/ Hannema 183-184; Van Eeghen/ Van der Kellen 384. Only 1 copy in NCC and no copies in JAP in the past 25 years. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXVI.

€ (300-500)