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[Bible. N.T. French & English. 1825]
Le nouveau Testament de notre Seigneur Jésus-Christ. = The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ; with the marginal readings: and illustrated by original references, both parallel and explanatory; and a copious selection carefully chosen, and newly arranged. The matter of each page being composed to correspond and interleave with the Syriack, Hebrew, Greek, Latin, Italian, French, Spanish, or German Bibles herewith published.
Londres imprimé pour Samuel Bagster, 1821.
[7], 188, 188, [1] p. ; 16.2 cm. (8º)

Parallel text in French and English on facing pages. As specified in the parallel title in English, Bagster issued a series of inexpensive Bibles in several languages, intended to be interleaved, forming a pocket edition of his Polyglott Bible (1816). The present copy of the New Testament in French is interleaved with the text in English, which has the imprint dated 1825. Half-title reads 'Le Nouveau Testament'.

Copy Notes Lacking a half-title in English? This may be the 'New Testament [French & English 12mo Blue Mor:]' bought from T. & W. Boone for 17s. 6d. on 15 October 1827. (Priv. Corr. XVI.E.6.12).

Binding C19th blue morocco, blind-panelled boards and spine, gilt-lettered

Reference Number 4808


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