Auction 353 Old & Rare Books - Religion
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MOUBACH, A. Naaukeurige beschryving der uitwendige godtsdienst-plichten, kerk-zeden en gewoontens van alle volkeren der waereldt. The Hague (etc.), R.C. Alberts, (etc.), 1727-38. 6 in 3 vols. W. engr. front., 1 dedicatory engr., sev. engr. headpieces & 224 engr. plates (some fold./double-p.), for the greater part by B. Picard. Fol. Cont. cf. w. raised bands & red labels. (Spine ends dam./rep., corners bumped, a bit chafed in places, a few marg. stains, but in good interior condition and with all the plates called for).

One of the main sources documenting the history of religion, with extensive descriptions of the Jewish and Roman Catholic faith (incl. inquisition), Greek-Orthodox and Protestant churches, Quakers, Anabaptism, Freemasonry, Islam, Buddhism, Chinese and Persian religions, American and African creeds etc. Very well illustrated. - Graesse II, p. 104. - Ex bibliotheca H.C. De Novavilla.

€ 800

result € 900

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