Prolegomena ad Novi Testamenti Graeci Editionem Accuratissimam, E Vetustissimis Codd. MSS. denuo procurandam; in Quibus agitur De Codd. MSS. N. Testamenti, Scriptoribus Graecis qui N. Testamento usi sunt, Versionibus veteribus, Editionibus prioribus, & claris Interpretibus; & propununtus Animadversiones & Cautiones ad Examen Variarum Lectionum N.T. necessariae.

  • [Wettstein, Johann Jakob]
  • Amstelaedami [Amsterdam]: Apud R. & J. Wetstenios & G. Smith 1730


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FIRST EDITION, 4to, pp. [vi], 201, [1] + 1 plate. Title-page printed in red and black. Contemporary half calf, cream paper boards, edges speckled red. Faint dampmark to top quarter of textblock. Rebacked, red morocco label, endpapers sometime renewed, boards rather soiled and marked, extremities worn. Pencil ownership inscription to flyleaf.


Wettstein's scholarly introduction to the New Testament, intended to supplement his edition of the biblical text which eventually appeared in 1751-2. This prolegomena was revised and reprinted in 1751 to accompany those volumes.

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