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Lot 272
BIBLE, in English, Authorised version [The Holy Bible], Cambridge, 1630
Sold for £350 (US$ 580) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
BIBLE, in English, Authorised version
[The Holy Bible], black letter, New Testament title (dated 1630) within typographical border, lacks general title and final leaf (3M4), 2 leaves torn with some loss, bound with incomplete Book of Psalms (1630), contemporary blindstamped calf over wooden boards, metal cornerpieces and central boss, rebacked in early leather, upper cover split, one corner of lower cover missing, worn [STC 332; Herbert 433], small 4to, [Cambridge, T. and J. Buck, 1630], sold not subject to return

Footnotes

  • The first black letter quarto edition of the King James Bible printed at Cambridge.
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