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    Sale 2379 | Lot 11
    Price Realized: $1,375With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2379 Lot 11

      (BIBLE IN ENGLISH.) The Bible; that is, The Holy Scriptures contained in the Old & New Testament. Woodcut text illustrations and maps, including full-page depiction of the Garden of Eden on ¶4v, bound facing title. [2] (of [4]), 444; 135, [7] leaves, including engraved general title; lacks preliminaries ¶2.3. Ruled in red throughout. 2 parts in one volume. Folio, 319x217 mm, old calf, rebacked, spine ends worn, cover corners worn through; marginal foxing, soiling, and stains, occasional smearing or oxidizing of red ruling, some chipping along fore edge of opening leaves with minor restoration in corners, clean tear in Y1, blank lower outer corner off 2D6. Bookplate of Herman Blum. London: Robert Barker, (1607)

      Estimate $500 - 750

      Geneva-Tomson version, with the Junius revision of Revelation. Herbert 289. Bound with 1607 Company of Stationers edition of the Sternhold/Hopkins metrical psalms, printed in double-column roman type with letterpress music in the text. Title within woodcut historiated architectural border. [2], 114 pages.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,375