Biblia : quid in hac editione præstitum sit, vide in ea quam operi præposuimus, ad lectorem epistola.

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Estienne, Robert, 1503?-1559.
Uniform Title:Bible. Latin. Vulgate. 1545.
Bible. Latin. Zürich. 1545.
Format: Book
Published: Lvtetiæ : Ex officina Roberti Stephani; typographi Regii, 1545.
Physical Description:[12], 156, 172, 180, 116, 128, [40] leaves ; 20 cm (8vo)
Place of Publication:
France -- Paris.
General note:"The small typeface used for this Bible, printed by Estienne of Paris, shows the advance made in type-cutting and casting over the period of one hundred years".
Includes extensive printed marginalia; notes are incorporated in a framework around the texts.
Pages numbered as leaves but printed as pages.
Signatures: *⁶ 2*⁴ a-t⁸ v⁴ 2a-2x⁸ 2y⁴ 3a-3o⁸ 3p⁴ A-S⁸ T¹² V-Y⁸ Z⁴ 2A-2R⁸ 2S⁴ 2T-2V⁸ 2X-2Z⁴.
Title page text "Biblia" set in an ornate frame made out of a symmetrical arrangement of swirls and cross-hatching.
With woodcut printer's device on title page; "Altvm sapere".
Citation / References note:Adams, B1037
Immediate source of acquisition note:
A.25.10 Bequest; William Aldis Wright; 00.00.1914.
A.8.68 Bequest; William Aldis Wright; 00.00.1914.
Other copy-specific details note:
A.25.10 Lacks *6 and ends at leaf 172 (2nd numbered sequence). The remainder is in A.25.11, which is missing. - The title page has red lines.
A.8.68 Lacks the preliminaries and parts 1 and 2.
Version note:
A.25.9 Handwritten pencilled note inside front cover reads: "Very scarce. One column combining the Vulgate; the other the Zurich version. This edit. was placed in the Index Gen. Lib. Prohib".
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