[Biblia arabico-latina - Epistola ad Titum]. Epistola ad Titum. Arabice; cum I. Antonidae interlineari versione Latina ad verbum.

[Leiden], Plantin, 1612.

4to. 19 [misnumbered: 3], (1) pp. With woodcut printer's device to title page. Modern half calf with marbled covers and giltstamped title.


First edition of this Arabic version of the Epistle of St. Paul to Titus. "Edited, with a literal translation, by J. Antonides, from a transcript of an Arabic manuscript at Oxford, supplied to the editor by Matthew Slade (1569-1628?), a friend of Casaubon, elder of the Brownist Church at Amsterdam and rector of the Academy. Contains also the Lord’s Prayer in Arabic and Latin" (Darlow/M.).

Ms. ownership "John Williams" (dated 1833) to title page. Slight waterstaining and browning. Untrimmed copy.

Darlow/Moule 1639.

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