[Geneva - Breeches - Bible], "The Bible, That is the Holy Scriptvres coneined in the Old and New Testament. Tranflated according to the Ebrew and Greeke, and conferred with the beft Tranflations in diuers languages. With most profitable annotations vpon all the hard places, and other things of great importance. Imprinted at London by Robert Barker, Printer to the Kings moft Excellent Maiestie 1608"
Double columns. Marginal references. Easy readable Roman font letter bible text with extensive Roman font commentary. Geneva version. Including all titles (Old and New Testament, and Psalter). Beautiful leather covers, restored 5-raised band spine with gold 'The Bible 1608".
• Old Testament, with title (1608), prelims. With maps and engravings. Lacking 2 pages in Exodus and 1 page in Leviticus but these pages are supplied in facsimile.
• Apocrypha (complete)
• NT: Dated Title 1608 Present with prelims. Text complete (with extensive commentary) except last page of Revelation (which is supplied in facs)
• Two tables ending with colophon
• 1608 Booke of Psalmes with title (1608) and the Psalms and Hymns to musical bars (lacking after Psalm 115)
Various decorative engravings, first chapter capitals and colophons and including the famous Geneva engravings and maps.
This QUARTO sized Geneva Bible is in an overall VERY GOOD and daily USABLE condition. Professionally rebound with contemporary style brown leather covers and spine. Page Condition: overall very good and crisp with minor typical age related damages. Margins: large with all headers present.
A nicely preserved illustrated Geneva 1608 Bible