BÈZE, Théodore de (1519-1605). Iesu Christi D.N. Novum Testamentum, sive novum foedus. Cuius Graeco contextui respondent interpretationes duae: una, vetus: altera, nova, Theodori Bezę, diligenter ab eo recognita. Eiusdem Th. Bezae annotationes, quas itidem hac tertia editione recognovit, & accessione non parva locupletavit. Responsio eiusdem ad Seb. Castellionem, in qua multi Novi Testamenti & harum in ipsum annotationum loci accuratissimè excutiuntur, seorsum excusa prostat. [Genève], [Henri Estienne], 1582. Folio. (12) 525 (3 blank), 488 [= 486] (2 blank) (63) pp. Expertly rebound in traditionally handmade blind-stamped goatskin.

2.000,-

Third (also referred to as the second) major edition of Beza’s New Testament, containing the Greek text, the Vulgate, Beza’s revised translation and his extensive annotations. – Owner’s inscription on upper endpaper, dated owners’ inscriptions on title page, title page slightly soiled, some staining throughout, outer corners of a few leaves restored, small marginal wormhole in last five leaves (not affecting the text), and pen underlinings and pen annotations throughout.

Darlow & Moule 4643; Chaix-Dufour-Moeckli p. 103; Renouard p. 149; Adams B 1708.