By: Jahn, Joannis (Johann, Johannes) 1750-1816
Viennae (Vienna), Antonii Schmid: 1820
Seller ID: 001010
Condition: Fair with no dust jacket
xvi + 196 + xxvi + corrigenda. 3 folding charts. In Latin. Oberleitner's updated Latin version of Jahn's seminal work on Aramaic in Chaldean-Syriac. Jahn was a prominent Orientalist and Biblical Scholar at the University of Vienna. Contemporary marbled boards with leather spine and corners, rubbed at all edges, spine tips dry and fraying, old spine label, spine gilt fairly bright and still legible. Old library stamp on title page and contemporary inscription, bright yellow endpapers (this may have been a very early library binding). Paper is sturdy but somewhat foxed. Page 11 has a 2... View More...