Details: -The Book measures 8" inches in height by 6" inches in width and contains 241 pages of content and 10 beautifully illustrated woodcuts that fill up the majority of the pages. See page 8 to get an indication of the woodcut size.Philo of Alexandria was a Hellenistic Jewish philosopher who represented the Alexandrian Jews during the delegation to the Roman Emperor Gaius following conflicts between Jews and Greeks. He was an advocate for Jewish nationalism and representation in Ancient Greece. In this book he explains the origin of the world all the way up to 1569 and all the conflicts in between.
There is also a speech related to the creation by M. The book is published by Gabriele Giolito de' Ferrari and translated by M.
Gabriele Giolito was one of the first prominant publishers in the vernacular Italian language. His famous printer's mark was the Phoenix rising from the flames and motto "Semper Eadem" which is Latin for "Always the Same". Errors and things to note: The book features minor foxing on many of the pages. The parchment binding is in great condition and holds all the pages nicely. All the pages are complete and crisp with no rips or tears.
There is light writing in pencil on the first 2 opening pages which can be erased. The item "The CREATION Of The WORLD By Philo of Alexandria 1574 Antique Old Rare" is in sale since Saturday, January 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "socialblossum-1" and is located in Nashville, Tennessee.
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