Holy Bible Containing the Old Testament And The New. Newly
translated out of the Original Tongues, and with the former
Translations diligently Compared & Revised. By His Majesties Special
Command. Appointed to be read in Churches. Oxford: Printed for Tho.
Guy at the Oxford Armes and the Westside of the Royall Exchange 1681."
gorgeous and extensively illustrated Bible in a very
good condition with (original?) crushed morocco binding
with extensively gold stamped decorations. All page edges gilt with
gauffered decorations. Later marbled endpapers and
Engraved general title; architectural design, with
Moses, Aaron, Jeremiah and Isaiah and frontispiece
of Charles II
over 100 (estimated) leaves of AMAZING
full-page engravings. The
Bible also has a complete Book of Common Prayer (with title 1681)
and a metric Psalm book at the end - all complete!
Bible text is also complete with titles and
VERY GOOD - DAILY USABLE condition. Bound in crushed morocco with gilt decoration and
marbled endpapers, binding is professionally restored (you can read
this Bible without any concerns). Overall very good condition of
pages and covers - some light occasional typical f=age-related
foxing. Full margins. Beautiful and detailed engravings throughout.
A special illustrated KJV Bible!