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|Genre/Form:||Criticism, interpretation, etc|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Benito Arias Montano; Christophe Plantin
|Notes:||"The second of the great polyglots, known as the Antwerp, or Plantin's polyglot, otherwise the Royal polyglot"--Darlow & Moule.
Edited by Benedictus Arias, called Montanus.
Engraved title page of v. 1, 5, and 8.
V. 5-8 each have separate title pages.
Publisher's name precedes place of publication on t.p. of v. 1.
Colophon v. 1: Antuerpiae calend. Martiis [M] [D] LXIX.
Colophon v. 5: Antverpiae excvdebat Christophorvs Plantinvs regivs prototypographvs, Anno [M]. [D]. LXXI. kal. Febrvarii.
T.p. of 4th title of v. 6 has M.D. LXXIII. as date of publication.
For signatures, see Voet.
Errors in signatures: v. 5: Ee³ numb. Fe³; v. 6: B² (Greek)--numb. b³.
In v. 4, signatures p-q are fol. in 8s; v. 5 has a bifolium (signed: *²)--following p. .
In addition to the blanks listed by Voet, HRC copy: v. 3 has blank leaf following t.p.
Maps in v. 8.
Numerous errors in pagination. HRC copy differs from Voet: v. 3, p. 54, 65 and 68 correctly numbered; v. 5, p. 227 of 2nd numbered sequence is numbered 217.
|Description:||8 v. : ill., maps ; 45 cm. (fol. in 6s)|
|Contents:||Vols. 1-4: O.T. in 4 columns across two pages: the Hebrew, the Vulgate, a literal latin version of the Septuagint, the Greek Septuagint, the Targums and their accompanying Latin translation; v. 5: N.T. in 4 columns across 2 pages: the Syriac, a Latin version of the Syriac, the Vulgate, and the Greek; v. 6-8: Apparatus sacer.|
Sacorvm Bibliorvm tomvs primvs[-qvartvs]
Bible. Polyglot. Antwerp. 1569