Lot 303: Bible [English]. The Bible: Translated according to the Ebrew and Greeke, and conferred with the best translations in divers Languages..., Imprinted at London by Robert Barker, 1600, general title within decorative woodcut border, lacking New Testament title, text in black letter, Apocrypha present, margins close trimmed affecting some running titles, printed notes to fore-edge, signatures & catchwords etc., worm trail to initial leaves, bound with at front an incomplete Common Prayer and at rear an incomplete Concordance dated 1620 to colophon (lacking title) and incomplete Book of Psalms, 1619, some fraying & one or two tears, occasional worm holes to initial leaves, general toning, light dust-soiling and spotting, 18th century speckled sheep, extremities slightly rubbed, 4to. Herbert 257, Darlow & Moule 197. The earliest edition printed by Robert Barker. (1)
Dominic Winter's Travel & Natural History, Early Printed Books, Maps, Globes & Decorative Prints, Science & Mathematics, Bookbinding Equipment Auction July 2015
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
Write a response...