Lot 291: Bible [English]. The Bible, that is, the Holy Scriptures conteined in the Olde and Newe Testament, Translated According to the Ebrew and Greeke, and conferred with the best translations in divers languages..., Imprinted at London: by the Deputies of Christopher Barker, 1599, [but Amsterdam: for Thomas Crafoorth, by John Fredericksz, 1633], general title with woodcut illustration and New Testament title within decorative woodcut border (both with imprint London: Deputies of Christopher Barker, 1599), few woodcut illustrations, colophon with imprint Amsterdam: Thomas Crafoorth, by John Fredericksz, 1633, lacking one preliminary leaf (blank?), heavy ink staining to general title & leaves B2 & B3, bound with an incomplete Booke of Psalmes..., London: Imprinted by I.L. for the Company of Stationers, 1636, few other ink marks and some dampstaining mostly to margins, all edges gilt, 18th century gilt decorated red morocco with onlay to centre of each board incorporating gilt IHS initials, morocco label to spine 'Lodge No. 9', lightly rubbed to boards, 4to. Darlow & Moule 191. (1)
Dominic Winter's Printed Books and Maps Auction September 2015
Wednesday, 16th September 2015
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