1715 Exquisite Complete red-ruled King James Bible in gorgeous contemporary fine leather binding with white metal clasps and corners - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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    1715 Exquisite Complete red-ruled King James Bible in gorgeous contemporary fine leather binding with white metal clasps and corners
Size:  7" x 5" x 1.5"
Publisher: James Watson, London
PRISTINE and EXCELLENT preserved condition

Price: $1095.00

THE HOLY BIBLE containing the OLD TESTAMENT and THE NEW. Newly Translated out of the Original Tongues and With the Former Translations Diligently Compar'd & Revised By His Majesty's Special Command. Appointed to be Read in Churches. Printed by James Watson, One of His Majesties Printers. Anno Dom 1715. Cum Privilegio

A sublime gorgeous all (hand) ruled in red, Holy Bible. Gold gilt pages. Collated/complete. Professionally rebacked to style. White metal bosses, corners and clasps. Partially faded gilt decoration to the boards. Raised-bands and elaborate blind-stamped decoration to the new spine. Darkened gilt finish to all page-edges. Marble end-papers, with a bookplate to the front pastedown. Red-ruled throughout the contents. COMPLETE in every aspect. The margins of one leaf have been repaired with reversible archival tissue. Very light/moderate foxing affecting much of the contents, heaviest marginally. Slightly heavier spotting and marking affecting the final few leaves.

EXCELLENT condition! STUNNING binding and metal decorations
A sublime precious Bible

 
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