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Hebraica Veritas?

Johann von Lent
Schediasma historico philologicum de Judaeorum pseudo-messiis.
Herbornae : Typis & sumptibus Joh. Nicolai Andreae, M DC XCVII. [1697].


The printer's mark depicts a pelican nursing its young with its own blood, a popular allegory, as related by the Physiologus, for Agapj Christi.

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