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Biblia, das ist, die Heilige Schrift Altes und Neues Testaments : nach der deutschen Uebersetzung D. Martin Luthers, mit jedes Capitels kurtzen Summarien, auch beygefügten vielen und richtigen Parllelen [sic] : nebst einem Anhang des dritten und vierten Buchs Esrä und des dritten Buchs der Maccabäer.

Publication:
Germantown [Pa.] : Gedruckt bey Christoph Saur, 1743.
Format/Description:
Book
[4], 995, [1], 277, [7] p. ; 26 cm. (4to)
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Standardized Title:
Bible. German. Luther. 1743.
Local subjects:
Mumbower, [Johannes?] (autograph) (copy 3). (search)
Notes:
The first Bible printed in America in a European language.
Second issue, characterized by the phrase "Nebst einem Anhang" instead of "Nebst dem gewoehnlichen Anhang", and "Parallelen" misspelt "Parllelen".
Signatures: pi2 A-6I4 6K2, 2A-2L4 22M6.
T.p. in red and black.
Local notes:
Copy 2: first 3 leaves slightly wormed, affecting text.
Copy 3 t.p. mutilated and repaired, affecting text.
Penn Provenance:
Ross, T. Edward (copy 2)
Ross, T. Edward (bookplate) (donor) (copy 2)
Eakert, William (autograph) (copy 2)
Eakert family (inscription) (copy 2)
Block Bible Collection (copy 3)
Block, Gordon A. (donor) (copy 3)
Mumbower family (inscription) (copy 3)
Mumbower, Conrad (autograph) (copy 3)
[Josephmann?] (autograph) (copy 3)
Bowrs, Conrad (autograph) (copy 3)
Penn Chronology:
1743
Cited in:
Evans 5128
Reichmann, F. Christopher Sower, 42a
Darlow & Moule 4240
University of Pennsylvania. Libraries. Ross Bible, 62
Contributor:
Luther, Martin, 1483-1546.
Ross Bible Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
1204944