Tamar Vindicated

Book Title: Biblia, ad vetustissima exemplaria nunc recens castigata, Romae*que reuisa : in quibus Praeterea, qvae subsequens praefatio indicat, capita singula ita versibus distincts sunt : Vt numeri Praefixi Lectorum non remorentur, & loca quaesita tanquam digito demonstrent, additus, ubi res postulauit, elegantissimis figuris

Author: Jerome, Saint, d. 419 or 20.

Image Title: Tamar Vindicated

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Description: Judah threatens to burn his daughter-in-law Tamar for prostitution, until she presents him with the staff, cord, and seal of the one who slept with her. When Judah sees the items, he recognizes them as the pledge he had given her. Illustration by Pierre Eskrich (ca. 1550-ca. 1590).

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