1585 Textually Complete Early Quarto Geneva - Breeches - Bible with Prayer Book, Apocrypha, Concordances and musical Psalter - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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    1585 Textually Complete Early Quarto Geneva - Breeches - Bible with Prayer Book, Apocrypha, Concordances and musical Psalter 
Size: Quarto. [8.50’’ tall x 7.00’’ wide x 3.25’’ thick]
 Publisher: Christopher Barker, London
VERY GOOD and DAILY USABLE condition

Price: $2,250.00

‘The Bible, Translated According To The Ebrew And Greeke, And Conferred With The Best Translations In Divers Languages. With Most Profitable Annotations Upon All The Hard Places, And Other Things Of Great Importance, As May Appeare In The Epistle To The Reader. And Also A Most Profitable Concordance For The Reading Finding Out Of Any Thing In The Same Conteyned’ Imprinted At London: By Christopher Barker, Printer To The Queenes Most Excellent Majestie. Dated: 1585.
Collates [45 of 54 prelims], 432, 443-444, [4], 441-554 leaves. Old & New Testament textually complete. No general title to the Prayer Book or Old Testament. New Testament engraved title page present. One prelim leaf in the NT with lower paper repair. A very good, solid copy of this early Geneva Bible. Text in black letter. Solid and very clean in the main. Light toning in the latter part of the New Testament. Insignificant light marks, blemishes or light reading wear else a very nice copy.
Incomplete Booke Of Psalmes following the concordance. Title and approximately 100 of the required 110 pages present.
Bound in full contemporary polished calf binding. Light rubbing or wear else a solid and very sound period binding. Joint solid and sound. A rather attractive contemporary binding.
  A remarkably preserved early Geneva Bible!
 
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