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King James Bible
1744 King James Bible With Over 200 Illustrations, Book Of Common Prayer And Psalms
John Baskett, Oxford University, 1744. THE HOLY BIBLE containing the OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS: Newly Tranflated our of the original tongues: And with the former TRANSLATIONS Diligently Compared and Revifed. By His Majesty s Special Command. Appointed to be read in CHURCHES. A stunning 1744 King James Bible bound in full-calf leather. The cover s border is decorated in gold gilt with a large ornate red IHS in center (first three letters for the Greek spelling of "Jesus ). The spine is beautifully decorated in gold gilt with 5 raised bands and the words Holy Bible in gold gilt. Faded gold gilt to edges. This Bible is complete with marbled endpapers and bound with the Book of Common Prayer in front (with title page). Continues with Old & New Testament, Apocrypha, Index, and Book of Psalms (with title page). Condition is very good with binding that shows some minor surface wear and light loss of color. Binding is tight with front inner hinge strengthened. Pages show some general toning and foxing. Marbled endpapers a little worn. One inscription before first title page. A wonderful 1744 King James Bible! [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: AntiqueBibleDotCom [SEQUIM, WA, U.S.A.]
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