Londini (London): Jacobi Duncan, 1829. Later edition. Hardcover. Quarto (9 3/4 x 6 1/4"). xx, 982pp (Vol. 1); , 931, pp (Vol. 2); , 789, pp (Vol. 3). Later 3/4 full calf over marbled paper covered boards, with gold lettering to spines. Engraved frontispiece portrait of the author in first volume.
Originally published in 1820, Johann Friedrich Schleusner's "Novus Thesaurus Philologico-Criticus: Sive, Lexicon in LXX. et Reliquos Interpretes Graecos ac Scriptores Apocryphos Veteris Testamenti" is a Greek and Latin lexicon in which words and phrases of the Old Testament are distinctly explained.
This work is complete in three volumes.
Spines covered with binder's brown tape, with cut-out windows showing lettering. Front hinge starting in first volume. Ex-library bookplate on inside of each front cover, and pocket on inside of back covers. Stamp at top and bottom edges. Text in Latin, with some Greek. Bindings in overall fair, interior in good to very good condition. f to vg. Item #45336
About the author: Johann Friedrich Schleusner (1759-1831) was a German Protestant theologian, who was considered one of the more prominent German theological scholars of his time.