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Bible: authorized version: with the Aprocrypha - - 1639. [1222638]
Barker; 1639 - Folio. Collates as per ESTC, with the correct mispaginations, viz: [16], 272, 265-828, [1] (misnumbered 825), 828-1090. Later panelled calf (c. 18 cent.) somewhat rubbed, edges speckled, recent reback. Complete and correct, with engraved title to the Old Testament; full-page engraving of the creation, showing Adam and Eve and the creatures in the Garden of Eden to verso of second leaf, and engraved title to the New Testament. Roman letter throughout, with occasional wood-cut capitals. An attractive piece of printing. Darlow & Moule (Rev. 1968), 538. ESTC S122100. [BOUND AFTER] The book of common prayer, and administration of the sacraments: and other rites and ceremonies of the Church of England. Folio. Pp [120], printed title page dated 1638, colophon dated 1639. Title page mounted, with missing letters inked in, subsequent two leaves slightly frayed, after this very good throughout. ESTC S437 [BOUND BEFORE] DOWNNAME, John A concordance, or table to the Bible of the last translation: vvhereby one of meane capacitie may easily find out (by remembring any part of the sentence) the most usefull places contained in holy Scripture. Carefully perused and enlarged by Master John Downame, B. in Divinitie. Allowed by his Majesties speciall priviledge to be printed, and bound with the Bible in all volumes. London: printed by [by R. Young for] the assignes of Clement Cotton, 1639. Folio, pp [52]. Engraved device to title page, royal emblem to verso title page, concordance printed in triple column. A good crisp example. ESTC S122323 [BOUND BEFORE] The vvhole booke of Psalmes. Collected into English meeter by Thomas Sternehold, Iohn Hopkins and others, conferred with the Hebrew, with apt notes to sing them withall. Set forth and allowed to be sung in all churches, of all the people together, and after morning and evening prayer, as also before and after sermons: and moreover in private houses for their godly solace and comfort, laying a part [sic] all ungodly songs and ballads, which tend onely to the nourishing of vice and corrupting of youth. London : printed by E. Griffin and I. Raworth, for the Company of Stationers, 1638. Folio. Pp [2], 113, [9] (‘Prayers plus contents page). Printed in double column, with music. Verso of final leaf with early manuscript notes describing family sponsors, with show through, otherwise a good clean example. To rear are three pages of manuscript notes, dated 1799-1874, on the births and marriages of the Heathcote family. An early Barker Roman letter folio Bible, designed for use in families, collated and correct unusually so, with both Testament title pages and the ‘Adam and Eve’ plates in good condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
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