1620 Quarto King James Bible bound with Apocrypha, Concordances and a metric Psalter in original binding - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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 1620 Quarto King James Bible bound with Apocrypha, Concordances and a metric Psalter in original binding
Size: quarto 9 x 7 x 3.5"
Publisher: Bonham Norton and John Bill, London
VERY GOOD condition
Bible is SOLD
Bound with original leather covers and remaining hardware, 1620, very early (only 9 years after the first edition of the KJV was first published) and quarto-sized King James Holy Bible, bound with the Apocrypha, both (VERY extensive) Concordances and a metric Psalter. Has retained all brass bosses, clasp remnants and central pieces. The Bible text is printed in double columns in Gothic - black letter - font.
General Title (1620), with the epistle dedicatory, letter to the reader, and the names and order of the bookes,  the complete Old Testament, Apocrypha and New Testament (with title page 1621 but LACKS 1 JOHN 5 through Revelation!), and two right profitable and fruitful concordances (By Robert F Herry, with title 1622). All with various woodcuts, colophons and decorated first chapter initials. Next a Booke of Psalms (separate title 1623), with Psalms/Hymns with musical bars (lacking after Psalm 110)
Title: "The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament, and the New: Newly tranflated out of the Originall Tongues: And with the former Tranflations diligently compared and revifed, By his Majefties fpeciall commandement, Printed at London By Bonham Norton and Iohn Bill, Printers to the Kings moft Excellent Maieftie. M.D.C.XX." Both this general title page as the New Testament title page is a woodcut-engraved title with words in a sort of heart shape in the center; woodcuts depict 12 tribes of Israel and 12 disciples.
This quarto sized  Bible is in an overall VERY GOOD and DAILY USABLE condition.  The binding is holding well. Quite clean pages with some occasional smudges, smaller tears, scribbles etc. All complete with prelims etc, but the NT LACKS everything after 1 John 5.
Still a VERY nice and attractive Bible with original leather and hardware. 
 
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