Item #010252 1537 - Bifold with two leaves from Biblij Czeska (Bible in Czech) with a woodcut illustrating Solomon’s “judgement of the two babies”
1537 - Bifold with two leaves from Biblij Czeska (Bible in Czech) with a woodcut illustrating Solomon’s “judgement of the two babies”

1537 - Bifold with two leaves from Biblij Czeska (Bible in Czech) with a woodcut illustrating Solomon’s “judgement of the two babies”

Prague: Pawel Severyn and Kapi Hory, 1537. Disbound. This leaf (9” x 12”) is from a 1537 edition of the Biblij Czeska (Bibila Bohemia) that was edited, printed, and published by Pawel Severyn and Kapi Hory, only the fourth Bible printed in Bohemia and the second by the Severin Family. It was based on the Venetian Bible of 1506. Slightly trimmed at the upper margin when initially bound.

One leaf features a large woodcut of Solomon’s famous “Judgement of the Two Babies” as told in the 3rd chapter of 1st Kings. Very good. Item #010252

Price: $50.00