Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: The History of the Old and the New Testament

Digital Image File Name: 
75549
Source Call Number: 
182- 899f
Source Creator: 
Fontaine, Nicolas
Source Title: 
The History of the Old and the New Testament
Source Created or Published: 
1688-1690
Physical Description: 
Plate 47 v.1
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Fontaine, Nicolas, 1625-1709.
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
Histoire du Vieux et du Nouveau Testament. English
Title (Hamnet): 
The history of the Old [-New] Testament : extracted out of sacred Scripture and writings of the fathers, for the government of our actions in all conditions : illustrated with sculptures, aptly and acurately delineated and engraven by skilful artists ... / translated from the works of the learned le sieur de Royaumont by Mr. John Coughen, Master of Arts, and supervised by Dr. Anthony Horneck, and other orthodox divines.
Title (Hamnet): 
History of the New Testament
Title (Hamnet): 
History of the Old Testament
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
Printed by Samuel Roycroft, for Richard Blome, dwelling in King Street, by the chapel near Golden Square, where the volumes are to be delivered : as also by Mr. Nott, in the Pall-Mall; Mr. Lownes, by the Savoy Gate; Mr. Southby, at the Harrow by the Royal Exchange, booksellers, and by Mr. Richards in Stanhope-Street, near Clare-Market, bookbinder,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
MDCXC-MDCXVIII [1688-1690]
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
2 v. : ill., maps ; 44 cm (fol.)
Subject (Hamnet): 
Bible -- Illustrations -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Subscription lists (Publishing) -- London -- 17th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Bible -- History of Biblical events -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Illustrated works -- England -- London -- 17th century.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Petre, Robert James Petre, Baron, 1713-1742, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Roycroft, Samuel, printer.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Raynor, Joseph.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Gucht, Michael van der, 1660-1725, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Southby, John, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Bouche, Peter Paul, approximately 1646-, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Horneck, Anthony, 1641-1697.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Nott, Thomas, active 1692-1696, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Freman, G., ill.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Kip, Johannes, 1653-1722, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Hove, Frederick Hendrick van, 1628?-1698, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Blome, Richard, -1705, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Burnford, Tho., printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Coughen, John.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Richards, Mr., active 17th century, bookseller
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Le Maistre de Sacy, Isaac-Louis, 1613-1684.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Lowndes, Samuel, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Lens, Bernard, 1659-1725, ill.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Physical description, v. 1. Signatures: pi² a² A-3G²; pagination: [8], 212 p., [1], 154, [3] leaves of plates (3 folded) : ill., maps -- v. 2. Signatures: pi² A*-B*² C*1 A-3F² 3G1; pagination: [14], 210 p., [1], 84, [2] leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill., maps.
Notes (Hamnet): 
"By N. Fontaine assisted by L.I. Le Maistre de Sacy"--BM.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Condition reviewed 20130826 numerous running tears, some small holes; v.2 t.p. & following leaf stuck together DJL pda DFo
Notes (Hamnet): 
List of subscribers in v. 1.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Printed in two columns.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Translation by John Coughen and Joseph Raynor of: Histoire du Vieux et du Nouveau Testament.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Illustrations drawn by G. Freman, a few by B. Lense; engraved by: P.P. Bouche, J. Kip, F.H. Van Hove, and M. Vander Guiest [i.e., Michael Vander Gucht?], Burnford, [I.L. or M. or P.] Masson [cannot identify], and Van Somer [Mathias or Johannes?].
Notes (Hamnet): 
The history of the Old Testament, v. 1 (Wing F1408), is dated 1690; The history of the New Testament, v. 2 (Wing F1406), is dated 1688.
Citations (Hamnet): 
Wing (1994) F1406
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC R235172
Citations (Hamnet): 
Wing (1994) F1408
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC R14949
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
Burn hole on v. 1 title page; p. 89-90, with slight losses. Plate 145 misnumbered '143'; on the verso is a duplicate of plate 146, misnumbered '144'. Autograph: Robert Petre; armorial bookplate (motto: Sans Dieu rien): The Right Honble. Robert James Ld. Petre Thorndon in Essex. Child's pencil doodles on several plates in v. 1. Strips of paper apparently used as bookmarks laid in. Bought from D. Webster, 1961.08.02.
Call Number (Hamnet): 
182- 899f