Title: Biblia das ist Die ganze Heilige Schrift Alten und Neuen Testaments, 1841; Bound with Evangelisches Kirchengesangbuch, 1890
Author: Martin Luter
Publisher: Mengeringhausen, Christoph Weigel
A rare mid 19th century German edition of the Holy Bible published by Christoph Weigel, containing both the Old and New Testaments according to Martin Luther’s famous translation. This bible is additional bound with a late 19th century evangelical church hymn book.
The bible is bound with brass bossesat the corners, with gauffering work present on the entirety of the page edges. There is a large functioning metal clasp present.
One volume in small octavo, XIV+(2)+1104+349+(3), (2)+380
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with rubbing and wear to the boards, with some stress at the joints, and the top showing signs of separation. There is foxing and staining throughout.