RARE EARLY EDITION of a CELEBRATED WORK.
FINE ORIGINAL FULL CALF LEATHER BINDING
KING JAMES BIBLE IN ENGLISH - ELEPHANT FOLIO 16.5" x 10.5" inches (LxB).
6 ORIGINAL DOUBLE PAGE COPPER ENGRAVED MAPS by NICHOLAS VISSCHER
THE HOLY BIBLE
THE OLD & NEW TESTAMENT
Newly Translated out of the Original Tongues
The Former Translations diligently compared and revised by his
Majestie's special command. With Most Profitable Annotations upon
all the hard places, and other things of Great Importance Which
Notes have Never Before Been Set Forth with This New Translation.
But are now placed in due order with great care and duftrie. Printed
in the year 1708'
ALL titles (2 x General/Old Testament title and New
Testament and the Psalter) are dated 1708/1707 (MDCCVII). Rare Early
Edition. Including six folding engraved maps and plans by Nicolaus Visscher.
beautiful calf leather binding,
gilt ruled spine with 5 raised bands & text 'Holy Bible'.
James' version, with the FAMOUS and EXTENSIVE Geneva notes (like a
modern day study Bible), etc., Printed Abroad, probably Amsterdam.. A classic work. Complete as issued with ALSO: the Apocrypha, the metric Psalter
and various Tables/Concordances etc.
CONDITION REPORT: overall VERY GOOD to EXCELLENT condition: Antiquarian quality restored binding (superb),
restored spine. Clean pages (some occasional typical foxing) and
overall an amazing quality. Clean maps with a few tattered edges
(see picutres). Complete in EVERY aspect.
A beautiful extra large Bible with maps and Geneva