The viaLibri website requires cookies to work properly. You can find more information in our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Recently found by viaLibri....

The Holy Bible [together with] The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ: Newly Translated out of the Original Greek [together with] The Whole Book of Psalms: Collected into English Meeter...; Containing the Old Testament and the New. Newly Translated Out of the Original Tongues and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised. By His Majesties Comand. Appointed to be read in Churches
London: John Bill and Christopher Barker; The Company of Stationers, 1665. Leather bound. Very good. Three volumes in one, sixteenmo size, unpaginated. An early edition of the King James Bible (which was first published in 1611), with an additional "Book of Psalms" bound in, and a contemporary ms prayer written on the verso of the "New Testament" title page.___DESCRIPTION: Contemporary full calf, re-jointed, with gilt rules, flourishes and lettering to backstrip, three engraved title-pages; sixteenmo size (6" by 3.75"), unpaginated, thick (about 2"), three volumes bound into one book, the Old Testament having been published in 1664, the New Testament in 1662, and the separate Book of Psalms in 1665; some signatures and a ms prayer.___CONDITION: A very good copy, with a strong, square text block, no worming or damp stains, internally bright, with several signatures to endpapers and a few scattered throughout (all from early owners, one dated 1699), some rubbing to extremities including a signature scratched into the lower board, a few small chips to the fragile paper; overall very good.___CITATION: Herbert #689.___POSTAGE: International customers, please note that additional postage may apply as the standard does not always cover costs; please inquire for details.___Swan's Fine Books is pleased to be a member of the ABAA, ILAB and IOBA and we stand behind every book we sell. Please contact us with any questions you may have, we are here to help.
      [Bookseller: Swan's Fine Books]
Last Found On: 2018-01-29           Check availability:      Biblio    


Browse more rare books from the year 1665

      Home     Wants Manager     Library Search     563 Years   Links     Contact      Search Help      Terms of Service      Privacy     

Copyright © 2019 viaLibri™ Limited. All rights reserved.