Londini [London]: Thomas Roycroft, 1669. First Edition. Hardcover. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Very good+ condition. Item #019794
[xxxii] pages of preliminary text, followed by 4008 columns. Title page printed in red and black. Illustrated with an engraved frontisportrait by William Faithorne. The first 44 columns have two columns to the page; the remainder, three columns to the page. The text is printed in Roman, Italic, Hebrew, and Persian [etc] fonts. Two volumes bound in one. Newly rebound in black quarter leather raised bands, gilt-stamped leather spine label, and gray cloth-covered boards. Large folio, with the paper height measuring 17.5" (450mm). Binding measures 18 1/16" x 11.5" (457mm x 290mm). Dictionaries; Polyglot; Hebrew, Latin, Persian, Semitic languages. "Dictionarium persico-latinum; opera viri cl. Jacobi Golii atque Edmundi Castelli". Several columns are misnumbered (376-378, 391-393), 487-489, etc.) and column 535 does not exist, but the text is complete.Previous owner's name on the title page and on the two pages that follow. First edition.