Leipzig: Bernh. Christ. Breitkopfium, 1739. Second revised edition. Hardcover. 8vo. 516pp. 580pp. (4), 78pp. Half brown leather over vellum. Red edges. Title-page with red and black lettering. Head and tail pieces; decorated initials. Second edition of Christian Reineccius' Hebrew Old Testament based on the Leipzig polyglot, first published in 1725. Biblical text in vocalized Hebrew, versified in Hebrew and Arabic numerals, showing masoretic notes and weekly parsha readings. Latin chapter descriptions at the top of the page and under each chapter heading. Hebrew notes at the bottom margin. Includes a listing of the haftora readings and a short dictionary of biblical terms. Text in Hebrew. Top edge sunned; bottom page edges rubbed. Book-plate from previous owner on front endpaper. Purple institution stamp on title-page. Front and back free endpapers stained. Overall in good condition. Item #31836
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