[BIBLE.] The New Testament of Jesus Christ, Translated Faithfully into English. Rheims: John Fogny, 1582.
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[BIBLE.] The New Testament of Jesus Christ, Translated Faithfully into English. Rheims: John Fogny, 1582.
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[BIBLE.]
The New Testament of Jesus Christ, Translated Faithfully into English. Rheims: John Fogny, 1582. a-c4, d2, A-5D4, 5E2. 4to (210 x 150 mm). 19th century paneled calf. Tiny worm trail affecting margin of 20 leaves, a few rust-spots and early underlining, upper joint cracking.

First edition of the Roman Catholic (Douai-Rheims) version of the New Testament in English, translated from the Vulgate chiefly by Gregory Martin. A very clean and bright copy. Darlow & Moule 177; Pforzheimer 68; STC 2884.
Provenance: bookplate of John Wodehouse, 3rd Baron Wodehouse, 1st Earl of Kimberley [1826-1902].
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