Lot 293: Bible [English]. The Bible: 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, 1598/97, general and New Testament titles within decorative woodcut borders (NT title dated 1597), few woodcut decorative initials, black letter text throughout, short closed tear to fore-edge of general title and final leaf of New Testament torn & with old repair, some dust-soiling and occasional minor marks, bound with an incomplete Common Prayer at front and incomplete Concordance at rear, contemporary blind stamped calf over wooden boards, with brass centre & corner pieces (lower board outer corner pieces lacking), lower board with recent calf leather and internal wooden board replacement, lacking clasps, 4to. Herbert 243. With misprint in 1 John v.20 "...his Sonne Jesus Church". (1)
Dominic Winter's Printed Books and Maps Auction September 2015
Wednesday, 16th September 2015
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