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
Bible is SOLD
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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