BIBLE, English, Authorised Version The Holy Bible: containing the Old Testament and the New, 2 parts in one, 1640-1639
Lot 140
BIBLE, English, Authorised Version The Holy Bible: containing the Old Testament and the New, 2 parts in one, 1640-1639
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BIBLE, in English, Authorised Version
The Holy Bible: containing the Old Testament and the New, 2 parts in one, Old and New Testament titles within woodcut borders, double column, black letter, occasional browning and foxing, title laid down with some loss to border, margins cut down and strengthened on two following leaves with some loss of letters, A2 wrongly inserted (verso before recto), A4 bound after B4, lacks Apocrypha (i.e. all between 4J2 and 5D2 excepting second title), 3h6 torn away with substantial loss, corner torn away on 5J3 with small text loss, twentieth century black morocco gilt, blindstamped tan calf onlay central on upper cover [Herbert 543; STC 2339], folio (380 x 260mm.), Robert Barker and assignes of John Bill, 1640-1639

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  • Dimensions should read approximately 380 x 240mm., not 380 x 260mm, and loss is to leaf 2H6 not 3H6
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