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Forest Books

Rare and unusual antiquarian books on a wide variety of subjects

The Bible, that is, the Holy Scriptures conteined in the Old and New Testament.


Title continues: Translated according to the Ebrew and Greeke, and conferred with the best translations in diuers languages. With most profitable annotations vpon all hard places, and other things of great importance. 4to (204 x 156 mm), [4], 190, 127, 121 leaves; [22]pp.; [10], 93 leaves, 8pp., general title within decorative woodcut border, woodcut maps and illustrations within the text, initials, NT title within decorative woodcut border, ‘Psalmes of David’, without Apocrypha (as often), ‘Book of Psalmes’ to rear, general title rather dusty, marginal paper reinforcement from A1-A8 and last two leaves G6-G7 of ‘Book of Psalmes’, seventeenth-century family history in ink to additional title, occasional soiling and annotation, small corner loss to Ccc8, text effected, trimming with slight loss to marginal notes Ee4-Ee6, lacking initial blank and last 2 leaves to ‘Book of Psalmes’, late nineteenth-century polished calf, red morocco lettering piece to the spine, decorated in black and blind, rubbed, lower hinge cracked.