SYRIAC - Das heilige Evangelium des Iohannes : Syrisch in harklensischer Bernstein (gedruckt mit neuen Syrischen Typen der Teubner'schen Officin

BERNSTEIN, Georg Heinrich (Ed.) (F Muehlau, Adolph Ruecker)
Contemporary blind stamped blue cloth lettered in gilt. xxx+30+65pp.. Title to Syriac text richly decorated in gilt, blue and red. Contents showing some normal damp spotting at edges, small snags at spine ends, two early 20C. decorated ex-libris plates and one more modern owner inscription ; 30pp introduction and 30pp notes (in German), c. 65pp Syriac text printed using the publisher's new Syriac type. A late work by the Semitic and Oriental scholar and theologian Georg Heinrich Bernstein. According to the bookplates, this copy had been owned by two of his contemporaries (F Muehlau, Adolph Ruecker) - both scholars in similar fields. Muehlau collaborated with Gesenius on the classic dictionary. "In 1853 Bernstein published in Svo St. John's Gospel in the Harclean text from a Vatican MS., No. 271, which has neither asterisks, obeli, nor marginal notes ; but it has the vowel-points, to gether with Kushoi and Rucoch. This edition is accompanied by valuable critical remarks containing descriptions of some MSS., and comparisons of readings. "
Book ID 31315
Pages 125 Edition First Edition
Date 1853 Cover Type Hardback
Condition Very Good
Publisher Leipzig B G Teubner
Price: £80.00
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