Pisgah-Sight of Palestine
and the confines thereof, with the History of the Old and New Testament acted thereon.
London, John Williams, 1650.
First edition. Folio (33.2 x 22.1 cm). Erratic pagination as issued, but complete. Engraved frontispiece, title within double-ruled border with large woodcut crown above the imprint, text within ruled border with marginal column for side-notes, engraved plate of armorials by John Goddard, folding map of Palestine, 26 double-folding maps and plates, most signed by Thomas Cross, John Goddard, William Marshall, and Robert Vaughan. Contemporary polished calf, double-filleted in gilt, small floral cornerpieces, the spine in seven compartments with raised bands flanked by gilt rules, one lettering piece, edges stained red.
Provenance: Richard Isted (contemporary inscription on frontispiece: 'Liber Ric[har]d Isted pretii xviii s. vi d'); Ambrose Isted, Esq. (d. 1781; armorial bookplate on title-page verso); with Bernard Quaritch, 1959; Robert Pirie (bookplate).
Wing F2455; ESTC R18096; Hopkins, Fuller's Pisgah Sight of Palestine, in the Evangelical Quarterly, Vol. LIV No. 3 July-September, 1982.
Stock ID: 93383