The 2017 Olympia Book Fair is now closed.

We are excited to announce that in 2018 the Fair is relocating
to Battersea Evolution, 24-26 May 2018.
Van Meelstraat 12
Zwijndrecht
The Netherlands
3331 KR
Contact J.B. de Roo
Telephone +31 (0)78 612 40 81
Mobile +31 (0)6 182 151 09
Specialists Bibles, Theology, History, Church History & Handcoloured Works
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Van Meelstraat 12
Zwijndrecht
The Netherlands
3331 KR
Contact J.B. de Roo
Telephone +31 (0)78 612 40 81
Mobile +31 (0)6 182 151 09
Specialists Bibles, Theology, History, Church History & Handcoloured Works
Antiquariaat De Roo
Stand B08

Fine Copy of the Large Mortier Printbible

Mortier, Pieter/Martin, David

Historie des Ouden en Nieuwen Testaments, Verrykt met meer dan vierhonderd Printverbeeldingen in koper gesneeden., Amsterdam, Pieter Mortier 1700

2 volumes in 1 binding, (frontispiece, 16) 282 (8), (frontispiece, 24) 163 (11) p. Contemporary richly gold-stamped Leather with 7 raised bands, gilt-edged and gauffred text block, Folio (The edges of the binding are very slightly grazed, a few small stains in the margins of the text block.)

Fine copy of the first edition of the ‘Large Mortierbible’. A printbible with accompanying text by David Martin, and published by Pieter Mortier in 1700. Illustrated with 2 frontispieces, 5 maps, 428 engravings on 214 leafs and 29 oval vignettes. The engravings were made by various artists among which Jan Luyken, Jan Goeree, Bernard Picart and Gerard Hoet.
£2,950