254, 762 p. Contemporary overlapping Vellum, 8° (Endpapers renewed, a good copy.) The only edition of this commentary on the Apocalypse, written by the Dutch Calvinist Jean Taffin (1526-1602). Taffin completed a spiritual training and went to Antwerp, where he maintained contacts with the forbidden Calvinist community. From 1561 he worked as a Calvinist preacher in Metz and from 1569 in Heidelberg. Furthermore, Taffin was actively involved in the organization of the synods of Dordrecht, Emden and Middelburg.