1660 exquisitely illustrated octavo King James Bible - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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1660 exquisitely illustrated octavo King James Bible 
Size: octavo, 6.75" x 4.5" x 1.75"
Publisher: Henry Hills and John Field, London
VERY GOOD condition
Bible is SOLD
A very attractive and exquisitely illustrated 1660 King James Holy Bible in daily usable condition, containing the Old and New Testaments in the Authorized King James Version.  Illustrated throughout with about 200 beautifully detailed engravings of Bible scenes. About 100 engravings of the Old Testament (2 per page) with a day-by-day illustration of the Genesis creation description and about 100 full page New Testament illustrations. Both the quality of the preservation as well as the details of these engravings are excellent and remarkably detailed.
 
"The Holy Bible containing the Old Testament and the New, newly tranflated out of the Original Tongues: and with the former Tranflations diligently Compared and revifed: By his Majesties fpeciall commandment. London, Printed by Henry Hills, and John Field 1660.
" Heavily Illustrated 8vo. Lacks general title, leaf r5 in II Kings, z3-z6 in Psalms, and 2p2 in Mark, plus perhaps 2 engravings in Genesis.

This octavo sized Bible is in an VERY GOOD condition. Plain leather boards  (original?) with just some minor scuffing. Spine with text: "Holy Bible". The binding  makes for a solid and very useable book that can be used and read (with care) on a daily basis. Very few writings (few minor scribbles from previous owners), no tears (some rough edges at the end of the Bible),  clean pages. A special 350 year old Bible for any collection or daily use!
 
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