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LOT 260:

WITSIUS, HERMANN.
Aegyptiaca et Dekaphylon, sive, De Aegyptiacorum ...

Estimated price:
$ 500 - $700
Auction house commission: 25%
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14/06/2018 at Kestenbaum & Company
tags: Books

Aegyptiaca et Dekaphylon, sive, De Aegyptiacorum Sacrorum… et De Decem Tribubus Israelie.

First Edition. pp. (14), 492. Lightly browned. Contemporary vellum, worn. 4to.

Amsterdam: Gerardus Borstius, 1683.

A study of Ancient Egyptian religion in comparison with the religious rites of the Jews. Witsius (1636-1708) was a Dutch theologian who spent much effort seeking to bridge the gap between the reigning Orthodoxy of his time and Covenant Theology.