Lot 449: [Mariette Pierre, publisher]. Veteris Testamenti Figurae. L'Ancien Testament mis en Figures, [Paris: Pierre Mariette, circa 1650], engraved title (torn to margins and lined to verso), 156 engraved plates, captions in French & Latin, plate 1 torn with loss & lined to verso, plate 2 torn to upper outer blank corner & repaired, plate 62 washed, plates 128 & 156 torn to lower outer blank corner, bound with Novi Testamenti Figurae le Nouvea Testament mis en Figures, [Paris]: Pierre Mariette, [circa 1650], engraved title and 74 engraved plates (of 77, lacking plates 50, 51 & 76), captions in French & Latin, small hole to lower blank margins of last two plates, some fraying particularly to plates at front & rear of volume, some dust & fingure soiling, occasional spotting and marks throughout, 20th century brown half morocco gilt, oblong 4to (1)
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