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The Holy Bible: Containing The Old Testament And The Nevv. Newly Translated out of the Originall Tongues: and with the former Translations diligently compared and reuised: By His Maiesties speciall Commandement. Appointed to be read in Churches

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Description
Binding, 17th century English, of satin, embroidered with colored silks and silver chains, threads, etc.; with Moses with the tabletsof the law on the front cover and David with a harp on the back cover; with three of the original ribbon ties.
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1632
Place: London
Publisher: Printed by Robert Barker, Printer to the Kings most Excellent Maiestie, and by the Assignes of Iohn Bill
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Eng. 1632
Topics
Wood-engraving, British
Embroidered bindings (Bookbinding) -- Great Britain -- 17th century
Genres
Bibles
Books
Notes
Citation/reference: STC 2302. Brit, and foreign Bible soc. Historical cat., 362.
Content: Preceded by: Book of common prayer. Church of England. 1632. The Booke Of Common Prayer. London, 1632; and Speed, J. The Genealogies Recorded In The...Scriptvres. London 1633. Followed by: Bible, O. T. Psalms. English. 1633. The Whole Book Of Psalms: Collected into English Meeter. London, 1633.
Content: Illustrations: woodcut title border, depicting the Evangelists, Apostles, tribes, etc.; repeated on N. T. title page. Royal arms on verso of general t.p. Small woodcut before Genesis.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 448 1. illus. 21cm. (8̕.)
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 131731208
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16833636
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 96aad5b0-5c12-0134-a7e5-00505686a51c
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