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Beautifully Bound Bible withUncommon Book of Psalms
Bible.  English. 1703. Authorized.  The Holy Bible containing the Old Testament and the New: Newly translated out of the original tongues; and with the former translations diligently compar'd & revis'd by His Mats special command appointed to be read in churches. London: Printed by Charles Bill & the executrix of Thomas Newcomb, 1703. 8vo (19.9 cm; 7.875"). 2 vols. I: engr. t.-p., [302] ff. II: [270] ff. [bound with] Bible.  Psalms. English. 1705. Sternhold and Hopkins. The Whole book of Psalms: Collected into English metre by Thomas Sternhold, John Hopkins, and others. London: Printed by G. Croom, for the Company of Stationers, 1705. 85, [3] pp.
$850.00
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Luther's Interpretation, Pietist VersionTübingen Bible”Folio Extra
Bible.  German. 1729. Luther.  Biblia, das ist: die gantze heilige Schrift alten und neuen Testaments, nach der ubersetzung und mit den Vorreden und Randglossen D. Martin Luthers. Tübingen: Johann Georg und Christian Gottfried Cotta, 1729. Folio extra in 6's (41.9 cm, 16.5"). 2 vols. I: [12 (of 15)] ff., 1248 pp. (i.e., 1256); 5 fold-out plates. II: [4] ff., 582 pp. (i.e., 572); 80 pp., [38] ff. (Lacking added engr. t.-p. in each volume, frontis. port. of Pfaff and 2 prelim. ff. in vol. I).
$1200.00
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The Notorious Wertheim Bible
Bible.  O.T. Pentateuch. German. 1735. Schmidt.  Die göttlichen Schriften vor den Zeiten des Messie Jesus. Der erste Theil worinnen die Gesetze der Israelen enthalten sind nach einer freyen Ubersetzung welche durch und durch mit Anmerkungen erläutert und bestätiget wird. Wertheim: Johann Georg Nehr, 1735. 4to (21.8 cm, 8.55"). 48, [2], 469, [3], [475]–1040, [2] pp.
$875.00
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First Complete Bible Printed in the NEW WORLD
in a European Language
   An Imperfect Copy (Priced Accordingly!)Still Treasurable!
Bible.  German. 1743. Luther. [Biblia, das ist: Die Heilige Schrift Altes und Neues Testaments, nach der Deutschen Uebersetzung D. Martin Luthers, mit jedes Capitels kurzen Summarien, auch beygefügten vielen und richtigen Parllelen {sic}. Germantown: Gedruckt bey Christoph Saur, 1743]. 4to (26.3 cm, 10.375"). [2] ff. (supplied in facsimile), 995, [1 (blank)], 277, [1] pp., [1] f.
$6000.00
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The First Separate Edition of the HEBREW BIBLE Printed inENGLAND
Bible.  O.T. Hebrew. 1750.  Torah, nevi'im u-khetuvim. Biblia hebraica sine punctis. Accurante Nath. Forster. Oxonii: E Typographeo Clarendoniano, 1750. 4to (24 cm; 9.5"). 2 vols. in 1. I: [4], 126, [1], 110 ff. II: [1], 116, [1], 142 ff.
$4750.00
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Doheny CopyMarburger Gesang-Buch in a Peasant Binding” (“Bauern Einbände”)
Bible.   Psalms. German. Metrical Versions. Ambrosius Lobwasser. 1750.   Neu-vermehrt und vollständiges Gesang-Buch, worinnen sowohl die Psalmen Davids, nach D. Ambrosii Lobwassers Ubersetzung hin und wieder verbessert, als auch 700 ... auch mit dem heydelbergischen Catechismo und erbaulichen Gebätern versehen, etc. Marburg: Zu finden bey Joh. Henrich Stocks ältesten Tochter, 1750. 12mo (15.5 cm; 6"). Frontis., [2], 214, [2], 424, [8], 20 pp.
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Saur Psalms, 1764
Bible.  O.T. Psalms. German. Luther. 1764.  Das kleine Davidische Psalterspiel der Kinder Zions. Germantown: Gedruckt bey Christoph Saur, 1764. 12mo. [3] ff., 570 pp., [12] ff.
$950.00
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New Testament fromthe Saur Press
Bible.  N.T. German. 1775. Luther.  Das Neue Testament unsers Herrn und Heylandes Jesu Christi, nach der deutschen Uebersetzung D. Martin Luthers, mit kurzem Inhalt eines jeden Capitels, und vollständiger Anweisung gleicher Schrift-Stellen. Wie auch aller Sonn- und fest-tägigen Evangelien und Episteln. Germantown: Gedruckt und zu finden bey Christoph Saur, 1775. 8vo (16.8 cm; 6.75"). 10, 13–529, [3] pp. One leaf in facsimile and one leaf lacking.
$450.00
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The “Gun Wad” BibleThe First Bible Printed
fromType Cast in America
Bible.  German. 1776. Luther.  Biblia, das ist: Die ganze Göttliche heilige Schrift Alten und Neuen Testaments. Germantown: Gecruckt und zu finden bey Christoph Saur, 1776. 4to. 2 pts. in 1 vol. [2] ff., 992 pp,; 277, [1] pp., [1] f.
$6500.00
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THE Classic Thumb Bible
Bible.  English. Selections.  The Bible in miniuture [sic] or a concise history of the Old and New Testaments. London: E. Newbery (colophon: pr. by Crowder & Hemsted), 1780. 24mo (4.5 cm, 1.75"). Engr. t.-p., 256 pp.; 14 plts.
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William Tillsons Bible” & BCP
(Bible).  Church of England.  Book of Common Prayer. [The book of common prayer, and administration of the sacraments, and other rites and ceremonies of the church, according to the use of the Church of England; together with the Psalter, or Psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in churches]. [Oxford: W. Jackson & A. Hamilton, 1783?]. 4to (28 cm, 11"). [52] ff. (lacking ff. [1]–[3]). [bound with] Bible. English. 1783. Authorized (i.e., King James Version). The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments: translated out of the original tongues: and with the former translations diligently compared and revised.... Oxford: W. Jackson & A. Hamilton, 1783. 4to (28 cm, 11"). [144] ff. (lacking final blank?). [bound with] Bible. O.T. Psalms. English.Paraphrases. 1770. Sternhold and Hopkins. The whole book of psalms, collected into English metre.... Oxford: Pr. by T. Wright & W. Gill, 1770. 4to (28 cm, 11"). [28] ff.
$800.00
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The Index ofFirst Lines Here Is Impressive
Bible.  O.T. Psalms.  English. Selections. 1787. Toplady.  Psalms and hymns for public and private worship. London: C. Watts, 1787. 12mo. [22], 418 pp.
$800.00
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Ann Hall's Bible
Bible.  English. 1790. Authorized (i.e., King James Version).   The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament, and the New: Translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by His Majesty's special command. Oxford: Pr. at the Clarendon Press by W. Jackson & A. Hamilton, 1790–92. 12mo (13.6 cm, 5.7"). [1232] pp.
$500.00
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Typeset in Scotland Printed in New York
Bible.   English. 1792. Authorized.  The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments: translated out of the original tongues; and with the former translations diligently compared and revised. New York: Printed & Sold by Hugh Gaine, 1792. 12mo (17 cm; 6.75"). [408] pp.
$775.00
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Uncommon ScottishBible & Psalter
Bible.  English. 1793. Authorized (i.e., King James Version).  The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments: Translated out of the original tongues; and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by His Majesty's special command. Edinburgh: Mark & Charles Kerr, 1793. 4to (30.4 cm, 12"). [508] ff. [with] Bible. O.T. Psalms. English.1795. Paraphrases. The Psalms of David in metre. Translated, and diligently compared with the original text, and former translations. More plain, smooth, and agreeable to the text, than any heretofore. Allowed by the authority of the General Assembly of the Kirk of Scotland, and appointed to be sung in congregations and families. Edinburgh: Mark & Charles Kerr, 1795. 4to. [24] ff.
$850.00
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It Is Hoped, thePsalms Will Be Freed From All Objections”
Bible.  O.T. Psalms. English. Episcopal Church. 1795.  The psalter or Psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in churches. With the order for morning and evening prayer daily throughout the year. New-London [Conn.]: Printed by Thomas C. Green, on the Parade, 1795. 12mo (15.6 cm; 6.125"). [83] ff.
$250.00
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It's the Notes that Are the Real Treat Here
Bible.  N.T. English. Wakefield. 1795.  A translation of the New Testament ... the second edition, with improvements. London: Pr. by A. Hamilton for George Kearsley, 1795. 2 vols. 8vo (21.3 cm, 8.4"). I: [4], viii, 410, [2] pp. II: [4], 472 pp.
$600.00
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American 18th-CenturyIllustrated Lectern Bible
Bible.  English. 1796. Authorized (i.e., King James Version).   The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments...and the Apocrypha. Philadelphia: Pr. by Jacob R. Berriman for Berriman & Co., 1796. Folio (42.2 cm, 16.7"). [748] pp. (2 final ff. of back matter lacking); 18 plts.
$3500.00
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Campbell’s GOSPELS in theirFirst! American Edition
Bible.  N.T. Gospels. English. 1796. Campbell. The four Gospels, translated from the Greek. With preliminary dissertations, and notes critical and explanatory. By George Campbell. Philadelphia: Thomas Dobson, 1796. 4to (27.7 cm, 10.9"). vii, xvi, 488, 196 pp., [8] ff.
$3000.00
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Pr. by A. Bartram”Philadelphia, 1799
Bible.  N.T. Gospels. English. 1799. Campbell.  The four gospels, translated from the Greek. Philadelphia: Pr. by A. Bartram, 1799. 4to. viii, xvi, 488 pp.; 196, [8] pp.
$1450.00
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