Lot 17: (Bible in English) Title: Gospel of St. Mark - from the Great Bible of 1566. Place Published: (Rouen). Publisher: (R. Carmarden). Date Published: (1566). Description: 10 leaves, ff. xvi-xxvi (i.e. xxv). Black letter, in two columns. Woodcut initials. (Folio) 38.5x26 cm (15x10 1/4"), modern red boards, paper cover label. The Gospel of Saint Mark, from the Great Bible of 1566, i.e. "The Bible in Englyshe of the largest and greatest volume, that is to saye, the contentes of all the Holye Scripture, booth of the Oulde and Newe Testament." Condition: Some soiling to contents, very good.
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