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Complutensian Polyglot

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

Third edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780192802903
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199566716
Complutensian Polyglot

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The first polyglot edition of the whole Bible, begun in 1502 at the expense of Card. F. *Ximénes de Cisneros, who assembled a group of scholarly editors at the university which he had founded at Alcalá (Lat. ‘Complutum’), where the Bible was finely printed in six folio volumes, ...

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Subjects: Christianity

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