BIBLE
Lot 253
BIBLE, in English, Geneva Version The Bible: That Is The Holy Scriptures Conteined: [in the Old and] New Te[stament], [c.1639]; and another (2)
Sold for £1,875 (US$ 3,151) inc. premium
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BIBLE, in English, Geneva Version
The Bible: That Is The Holy Scriptures Conteined: [in the Old and] New Te[stament], title within illustrated border, excised and mounted and part supplied in facsimile, divisional title, engraved portrait frontispiece of Queen Anne and 159 engraved plates, woodcut illustrations, [Herbert 253; STC 2179], Deputies of Christopher Barker, 1599, [but Amsterdam, J. F. Stam, c.1639]; The Whole Booke of Psalmes: Collected Into English Meetre, [STC 2499.4], [Amsterdam, J. F. Stam, c.1640], 2 works in one vol., contemporary black morocco gilt, spines gilt in 6 compartments, g.e., rejointed, 4to-- [BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER], lacks all before A2, [Wing B3633AC], [1667]; The New Testament... Newly Translated Out of the Original Greek, woodcut of royal cipher on title, [Wing B2668A], 1667, Assignes of John Bill and Christopher Barker; The Whole Book of Psalms: Collected Into English Metre, [Wing B2480A], Cambridge, John Field, 1662, 3 works in one vol., interleaved with numerous hand-coloured engraved plates mounted, some browning, offsetting from plates, ruled in red throughout, contemporary black morocco, spine gilt in 6 compartments, g.e., 8vo (2)
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