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The Bible: That is, The Holy Scriptures Conteined in the Olde and New Testment. Translated according to the Ebrewe and Greeke, and conferred with the best translations in diuers languages
London: Deputies of Christopher Barker, 1598. Leather Bound. Very Good +. 6 x 8 inches. 4to. [3 (of 4)] + 190 + 127 (of 128) + 116 + [11]. Collates as [Para] (3 leaves) + A - Z (8 leaf quires) + & (6 leaves) + Aa - Pp (8 leaf quires) + Qq (7 leaves) (Old Testament) + Aaa-Ooo (8 leaf quires) + Ppp (4 leaves) (New Testament). Printed in two column Roman type. Lacks initial and final blank. This copy does not contain the Apocrypha. Title page with contemporary ink. Bookplate of D. Davidson (Birmingham) and notes of Turner family 1721 to 1773 on reverse of title page. Woodcut maps and diagrams and Second part and New Testament title pages present. NT title page dated 1597. A few scattered stains and discrete notes in near contemporary ink. Pages (including title page) sometimes closely cropped. Herbert 244. See ESTCS122529. Tables: [para] (8 leaf quire) + 2[para] (3 leaves). See ESTCS122529. Bound with: Sternhold, Thomas and John Hopkins. The whole booke of Psalmes. Collected into English meetre.... London: Printed by John Windet for the Assignes of Richard Daye, 1597. A - F (8 leaf quires) + G (7 [of 8?] leaves). Title page cropped with loss at head, inner margin tear at E5 and small hole at G6. ESTC notes "no complete copy recorded." This copy more complete than ESTCS1467. Bound in near contemporary full paneled calf with old rebacking. A very good copy of the Geneva/Breeches Bible and Psalms. A staple of many American colonists.
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