Arias Montano, Benito, 1527-1598.; Borcht, Petrus van der, 1545-1608,; Huys, Pieter, 1519-1581,; Wierix, Jan, 16th cent.,; Wierix, Jeronimus, 1553-1619,; Plantin, Christophe, ca. 1520-1589,

Collection: Early Northern European Books

Publisher: Antwerp : Ex prototypographia regia : Christoph Plantinus D.S.P.F.C

  • Engraved t.p.
  • Date of publication from Voet.
  • Album with illustrations from the Old and New Testament, each accompanied by a Latin poem explaining the meaning of the person or the event, by Arias Montano.
  • At head of title: Regi seculor immortali s.
  • Title page bears the monogram of the designer and/or engraver Pieter Huys. Original engravings by Jan and Hieronymus Wierix, and others, after P. van der Borcht; cf. Voet.
  • Signatures: A-X⁴ Y².
  • Voet, L. Plantin Press,
  • Electronic reproduction.
  • digitized
  • The online edition of this book in the public domain, i.e. not protected by copyright, has been produced by the Emory University Digital Library Publications Program.
  • Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library copy has bookplates of Am. Berton and André and Janine Morel; binding stamped Lortic.