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Bible [English]. The Holy Bible, Containing the Old Testament, and the New: Newly Translated out

Bible [English]. The Holy Bible, Containing the Old Testament, and the New: Newly Translated out of the Original Tongues: and with the former Translations diligently compared and revised, Imprinted at London, by Robert Barker, 1613, general and New Testament titles within decorative woodcut borders, few woodcut initials, Apocrypha present, colophon dated 1613, double-column black letter text, eight preliminary leaves, headlines and marginal references in roman type, bound with The Genealogies by John Speed (bound without map), also bound with an incomplete Book of Common Prayer at front and Book of Psalms (published 1612) at rear of volume, occasional early manuscript to few leaves, worming reducing to worm holes to inner blank margins of approx. 150 leaves initial leaves, marginal fraying and few short closed-tears mostly to first & last few leaves, some dust & finger-soiling, browning & occasional marks, contemporary calf, joints split, some wear, leather lifting to rear board with slight loss and edges showing, 4to. Herbert 323. The first black letter quarto edition of King James` version of the Bible. (1)

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Mallard House Broadway Lane, South Cerney Near Cirencester Gloucestershire GL7 5UQ United Kingdom
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