Title: Paraphrasis D. Erasmi Roterodami in Nouum Testamentum, videlicet in quatuor euangelia et acta apostolorum... bound with Paraphrasis D. Erasmi Roterodami in Evangelium Marci, 1541
Author: Desiderius Erasmus
Publisher: Ioannem Steelsium, Antuerpiae
An extremely scarce and rare edition collecting two of Desiderius Erasmus’s Paraphrases, being his rewritings of the Gospels originally composed between 1517 and 1524. Present are Paraphrasis D. Erasmi Roterodami in Nouum Testamentum, bound with Paraphrasis D. Erasmi Roterodami in Evangelium Marci, being Erasmus's Latin paraphrases of the New Testament and the Gospel of Mark.
There are instances of hand drawn manicules in the margins.
Worldcat records only one copy of this edition in libraries
Two volumes bound in one, 12mo, 137+(1), 102+(2) leaves.
On note of condition, this volume is in fair shape, with heavy wear to the boards and joints. There is also a crack on the front board. There is little to no foxing or staining throughout.