Detail View: CARY GRAPHIC ARTS COLLECTION: Leaf from an Elzevir States - General Bible

Filename: 
cc_csc0062_elzevir.jpg
Identifier: 
cc_csc0062_elzevir.jpg
Title: 
Leaf from an Elzevir States - General Bible
Creator: 
Elzevir, Johan
Summary: 
The Standard Bible of the Dutch Reformed Church, compiled by Biblical scholars of the various provinces of the Netherlands. These were appointed in 1619. Fund we furnished by the States-General to start work in 1628, and the first edition appeared in 1637. It is one of the greatest books in Dutch, and has helped to mold a national language. It corresponds in importance to Luther's version in Germany, and the King James Bible in England. Printed by J. Elzevir, a distinguished member of the most important family of Dutch publishers, who, however, seldom printed religious works.
Digital Publisher: 
Rochester Institute of Technology - RIT Libraries - Cary Graphic Arts Collection
Contributor: 
Ege, Otto F., 1888-1951
Date of Original: 
1663
Broad Type: 
still image
Specific Type: 
bibles
Digital File Format: 
jpeg
Physical Format: 
book
Dimensions of Original: 
42.4 x 26.2 cm
Language: 
Dutch
Original Item Location: 
csc0062
Library Collection: 
Original Leaves from Famous Bibles
Digital Project: 
2020_0002_famousbibles
Catalog Record: 
https://twcarchivesspace.rit.edu/repositories/3/archival_objects/508
Rights: 
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Notes: 
Box-Folder: 2.24