Maggs Bros Ltd

The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments. [- The Whole Book of Psalms]

BIBLE (1653.)

£950.00 

Available to view at our Curzon Street shop.

2 vols. 24mo. Engraved title signed "WV" at the foot. 18th Century binding, circa 1740 and probably Scottish, of black morocco, covers with a gilt border, gilt spines, gilt edges.

 

London: for John Field, Printer to the Parliament,

Wing B2238. Darlow & Moule 636. A so-called "Pocket Bible" printed in very tiny type. First leaf of text very slightly shaved at the fore-edge, headlines shaved in places throughout. Bound with: The Whole Book of Psalms (London: by John Field, 1654); Wing B2455. Signature on the flyleaves of "George Boulton. July ye 13, 1775".

Stock Code: 221454