THOMAS, ISAIAH, printer. 1749-1831. The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Distaments: with the Apocrypha. Worcester, Mass: Isaiah Thomas, 1791.
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THOMAS, ISAIAH, printer. The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments: with the Apocrypha. Worcester, Mass: Isaiah Thomas, 1791.
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THOMAS, ISAIAH, printer.
The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments: with the Apocrypha. Worcester, Mass: Isaiah Thomas, 1791.
2 volumes. Folio (390 x 237 mm). [4], 460; 463-1012 pp. Plate engravings throughout. Period morocco. Title pages and numerous plates and leaves torn horizontally in half, or torn with loss to margins, image or text, leaves toned, spotting throughout, pp 461-62 lacking, boards sticky, extremities worn.

The first folio Bible published in America. Evans 23185; Hills 30; Sabin 5172; Wright, Early American Bibles pp 74 ff.
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