Amsterdam: Jacobum a Westein, 1753. Second edition. Hardcover. 8mo. (8), 640pp. 320pp. 384pp. 79pp. (1), 72pp. Brown calf skin with raised bands, title-label and gold-stamped floral design on spine. Blue page edges. Illustrated title-page featuring Moses and Aaron. Full title-page with red and black letters. Head and tail pieces. Decorative initials. Hebrew Old Testament with an essay on pronunciation and short dictionary of biblical terms by Johannes Simonis. First printed in Amsterdam in 1752. Preface by Simonis. Text in Hebrew and Latin. Blue page edges sunned. Lacking the two oft missing fold-out plates. Pencil notes on the margins. Pages age-toned and stained, but still legible. Endpapers water-stained. Overall in fair condition. fair. Item #31831
Darlow and Moule #5155.