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Calmet 1730 Commentary On The Bible

Calmet 1730 Commentary On The Bible. Nine folio Volumes. Latin.

Calmet’s Commentary on the Bible. 1730.Complete in 9 folio volumes (each 13.5 inches tall) bound in vellum with manuscript titles on spines.Biblical text and commentary in Latin (with frequent references to Greek and Hebrew). Multiple plates and fold-out maps (some with very minor peripheral tears). Several cracks and chips of vellum (some remotely repaired, see photos). Bindings tight. Pages clean and bright. Previous owner and library markings.