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The Vulgate Bible — Now with Verse Numbers!
Bible.  Latin. 1555. Vulgate.  Biblia. R. Stephanus lectori. [Genève]: Oliva Roberti Stephani, 1555. 8vo (18.5 cm; 7.25"). [12], 303, [1], 74, [2] ff.
[SOLD]
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HEAVILY ANNOTATEDThe Gospels & Acts in an Important Edition
Bible.  N.T. Greek & Latin. 1588.  Testamentum Novum, sive novum foedus Iesu Christi, D.N. Cuius Graeco contextui respondent interpretationes duae: vna, vetus altera, Theodori Bezae, nunc quartò diligenter ab eo recognita... [Genevae]: [Henricus Stephanus], 1588. Folio (33 cm; 13"). [6] ff., 555, [1 (blank)] pp., [8] ff. (lacks final blank leaf); lacks vol. II (Epistles, Revelation).
$2500.00
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Breeches” Bible But Not Really the 1599 Illustrated
& in a Red Morocco Binding by Hering
Bible.  English. 1599. Geneva–Tomson–Junius.  The Bible, that is, the holy Scriptures conteined in the Olde and Newe Testament, translated according to the Ebrew and Greeke, and conferred with the best translations in diuers languages. With most profitable annotations vpon all the hard places, and other things of great importance. London: Impr. by the deputies of Christopher Barker, 1599 [i.e., 1633 or later]. 4to (22 cm, 8.6"). Add. t.-p., [3], 190, 127, 121, [11] ff.; illus.
$3800.00
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The First Catholic Old Testament in English Once Owned by an “Unfit” Reader?!?
(Rather Unnerving Evidence of Readership)
Bible.  O.T. English. Douai. 1609–10.  The Holie Bible faithfully translated into English, out of the authentical Latin. Diligently conferred with the Hebrew, Greeke, and other editions in divers languages. With arguments of the bookes, and chapters: annotations: tables: and other helpes, for better understanding of the text: for discoverie of corruptions in some late translations: and for clearing controversies in religion. By the English College of Doway. Doway: Laurence Kellam, 1609–10. 4to (I: 22.3 cm, 8.75"; II: 21 cm, 8.3"). 2 vols. I: [2], 1115, [1] pp. (5 leaves supplied). II: 1124, [2 (errata)] pp. (5 leaves in facsimile).
$12,000.00
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The FIRST Black-Letter Quarto KING JAMES Bible
Bible.   English. 1613. Authorized (i.e., “King James Version”).  The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament, and the New. London: Robert Barker, 1613 [colophon, 1614]. 4to. [512] ff. (two leaves supplied from another copy). [with] Herrey, Robert F. Two right profitable and fruitfull concordances, or large and ample tables alphabeticall. London: Robert Barker, 1613. 4to. [82] ff. [also with] Church of England. Book of Common Prayer. 1613. The booke of common prayer, with the psalter or psalmes of David. London: Robert Barker, 1613. 4to. [3 of 4], [40] ff. (title-leaf in facsimile). [also with] Speed, John. The genealogies recorded in the Sacred Scriptures according to every family and tribe. With the line of Our Savior Jesus Christ observed from Adam to the Blessed Virgin Mary. [London: J. Beale, 1613?]. 4to. [1] f., 34 pp., [2] ff. [also with] Bible. O.T. Psalms. 1615. Sternhold & Hopkins. The whole booke of Psalmes. London: Printed for the Company of Stationers, 1615. 4to. [5] ff., [86 of 90] pp., [5 of 6] ff. (lacks pp. 85–88, and last leaf [i.e., G8]).
$5000.00
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ENGLISH EMBROIDERED BINDING
Bible. O.T. Psalms, Metrical. English. Sternhold, 1621.  The whole booke Of Davids psalmes, both in prose and meetre: with apt notes to sing them withall. London: Printed for the Company of Stationers, 1621. 16mo in 8s (10 cm; 4"). 439, [9] pp., lacking pp. 429–30; music.
$4500.00
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Ruled inRed & Uncommon
Bible.  English. 1646. Authorized.  The Holy Bible: Containing the Old Testament And the New. Newly translated out of the original Tongues: and with the former Translations diligently compared and revised: By his Majesties special command. Imprinted at London: by the Assignes of John Bill and Christopher Barker, Printers to the Kings most Excellent Majestie, 1646. 12mo (15.5 cm; 6.125"). [467] ff. Lacks one leaf of Leviticus.
[SOLD]
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English Black Morocco, Gilt Extra
Bible.  English. Authorized (i.e., “King James Version”). 1648.   The Holy Bible containing the Old Testament and the New. Newly translated out of the originall tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised by his Majesties speciall command. London: Printed by John Field, 1648. 4to (23 cm; 9"). OT: [478] ff. NT: [148] ff. [bound withBible. O.T. Psalms. 1655. The whole book of Psalms: collected into English metre by Thomas Sternhold, John Hopkins, and others. Lonodn [sic]: Pr. for the Company of Stationers, 1655. 4to. [1] f., 122 pp., [2] ff.
$1500.00
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Gutbier's Labor of LovePrinted on theEditor's Own Press
Bible.   N.T. Syriac. 1664.  Novum domini nostri Jesu Christi Testamentum Syriace, cum punctis vocalibus, & versione Latina Matthaei ... plene & emendate editum, accurante Aegidio Gutbirio. Hamburgi: Typis & impensis authoris, 1664. 8vo (17.2 cm, 6.75"). [32], 218, 281–604 pp.
$750.00
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In Gothic & Anglo-Saxon & With an Extensive Glossary
Bible.  N.T. Gospels. Gothic. 1665.  Quatuor D.N. Jesu Christi evangeliorum. Versiones perantiquae duae, Gothica scil. et Anglo-Saxonica. Dordrechti: Typis & sumptibus Junianis; Excudebant Henricus & Joannes Essaei, 1665. 4to (20.5 cm; 8"). 2 parts in 1 vol. [9] ff., 565, [3] pp.; [12] ff., 431 pp.
$3000.00
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Printed in England in 1665 & Bound inAMERICA in 1829
Bible. O.T. Greek. Septuagint. 1665.  [four lines in Greek, then] Vetus testamentum graecum ex versione Septuaginta interpretum, juxta exemplar Vaticanum Romae editum. Cantabrigiae: Excusum per Joannem Field, 1665. 12mo (14 cm; 5.5"). [1] f., 19, [1], 755 [i.e. 767, 1], 516 pp. (without the initial blank).
$1800.00
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TRI-LINGUAL Protestant New Testament with aHandsome Engraved Title-page
Bible.  N.T. Polyglot. 1684.  Le Nouveau Testament, c'est a dire La nouvelle alliance de Nostre Seigneur Iesus Christ. The New Testament. of our Lord and Saviour Iesus Christ. Het Nieuwe Testament, ofte alle boeken des nieuwen verbonts onses Heeren Iesu Christi volgens het besluyt der Sinode van Dordrecht inde iare 1618 en 1619. Amsterdam: By de weduwe van Steven Swart, Jacobus vander Deyster, en Aert Dircksz, 1684. 12mo (16.5 cm; 6.5"). [2] ff., 601, [1 (blank) pp.
$950.00
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SumptuousGILT Black Goat Binding, Text Completely Ruled in Red, Edges Gilt & Gauffered
Bible.  English. Authorized (i.e., King James version). 1690.   The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament, and the New. London: Printed by Charles Bill & Thomas Newcomb, 1690 [or possibly 1692]. 8vo (20 cm; 8"). [573] ff. [also bound in at rearBible. O.T. Psalms. English. Paraphrases. 1693. Sternhold & Hopkins. The whole book of psalms. Collected into English metre. London: Printed for the Company of Stationers, 1693. 8vo. 87, [1] p.
$2500.00
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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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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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TheSage of Chelsea's BIBLE
Bible.  English. Authorized. 1777.  The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments: with arguments prefixed to the different books; and moral and theological observations illustrating each chapter. Glasgow: Pr. for John & James Robertson, James Duncan, James Brown, and Alexander Weir, 1777–78. 4to (25.7 cm, 9.9"). [1128 of 1132] pp. (lacks title-leaf and first leaf of prefatory matter). [with] The Psalms of David in metre ... allowed by the authority of the General Assembly of the Kirk of Scotland, and appointed to be sung in congregations and families. Edinburgh: Sir D. Hunter Blair & M.T. Bruce, 1831. 4to. [52] pp.
[SOLD]
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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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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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Early & PortableThomas BibleSusannah Abbott's Copy
Bible. English. 1793. Authorized (i.e., King James' Version). The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments: together with the Apocrypha: translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by the special command of King James I, of England. United States of America. Printed in Worcester, Massachusetts: by Isaiah Thomas, 1793. 8vo (20.5 cm;8.125"). 735, [1] pp., [88] ff., [736]–959 pp.
[SOLD]
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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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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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AT LEAST THREE “FIRSTS”First English Septuagint
First American-Translated English N.T.First Bible Printed by an American Woman
Bible.  English. 1808. Thomson.  The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Covenant, commonly called the Old and New Testament: Translated from the Greek. By Charles Thomson.  Philadelphia: Pr. by Jane Aitken, 1808. 8vo (22 cm; 8.5"). 4 vols. I: [252] ff. II: [245] ff. III: [222] ff. IV: [240] ff.
$8500.00
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Middle EnglishWycliffite TranslationMedieval” Binding
Bible.   N.T. English. 1810. Wycliffe.  The New Testament, translated from the Latin, in the year 1380, by John Wiclif, D.D. to which are prefixed, memoirs of the life, opinions, and writings of Dr. Wiclif; and an historical account of the Saxon and English versions of the Scriptures, previous to the opening of the fifteenth century. London: Pr. by Richard Edwards for T. Hamilton et al., 1810. 4to (27.5 cm, 10.85"). Frontis., [2], lxxii, [2], 275, [1] pp.
[SOLD]
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The Second American Printing of the FRENCH New Testament . . .
& the FIRST for Protestants
Bible.  N.T. French. 1811. Ostervald.  Le Nouveau Testament de notre seigneur Jésus-Christ. Imprimé sur l'édition de Paris, de l'année, 1805. Revue et corrigée avec soin d'après le texte Grec. Boston: Les Libraires Associés, 1811. 12mo (18 cm, 7"). 379, [1] pp., [2 (advertisements)] ff.
$750.00
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First Stereotyped Bible Printed in America
Bible. English. 1812. 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. Philadelphia: Stereotyped for the Bible Society at Philadelphia, by T. Rutt, Shacklewell, London, [and pr. by William Fry], 1812. 12mo (17.9 cm, 7"). 456, 459–78, 481–633, [1] pp., [1] f., 191, [1] pp.
$500.00
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Printed from theD. & G. Bruce Stereotype Plates
Bible. English. 1816. 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. New York: Printed & published by W. Mercein, 1816. 12mo (18.2 cm, 7.25"). 684 pp.
$150.00
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ABS, 1819
Bible.  English. 1819. Authorized (i.e., “King James Version”). The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments...stereotype [7th] edition. New York: American Bible Society (stereotyped by E. & J. White; pr. by D. Fanshaw), 1819. 8vo (24.2 cm, 9.5"). 705, [1], 215 (lacking 1/2), [1 (blank)] pp.
$600.00


The ONLY Portion ofthe Bible in This Indian Language?
Bible.  N.T. Bikaneri. 1820.  The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments. Vol. 5, containing the New Testament. Serampore [India]: Printed at the Mission Press, 1820. 8vo (20.5 cm; 8.125"). 649 pp.
$2500.00
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WATTS in a Pretty & Personal Binding
Bible.  O.T. Psalms. English. Paraphrases. 1827. Watts. The Psalms, hymns, & spiritual songs ... to which are added, select hymns from other authors; and directions for musical expression. Boston: Samuel T. Armstrong and Crocker & Brewster, [1827]. 12mo (15.6 cm, 6.2"). 496, [5]–156 pp.
$225.00
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NOAH WEBSTER Revises the Language of the BIBLE
for Americans
Bible.  English. Webster. 1833.  The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, in the common version, with amendments of the language by Noah Webster. New Haven: Durrie & Peck; Sold by Hezekiah Howe & Co., and by N. & J. White, 1833. 8vo (23 cm; 9"). xvi, 907 pp.
$8000.00
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Hand–ColoredPresentation Copy to the Archbishop of Canterbury
Bible.  N.T. English. Tyndale. 1836.  The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, published in 1526. Being the first translation from the Greek into English, by that eminent scholar and martyr, William Tyndale. Reprinted verbatim,with a memoir of his life and writings by George Offor. Together with the proceedings and correspondence of Henry VIII, Sir T. More, and Lord Cromwell. London: Samuel Bagster, 1836. Small 4to. (22 cm; 8.75"). iv, 98, [432] pp.; frontispiece (portrait), illus.
[SOLD]
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A FARSI New Testament
Bible.  N.T. Persian. 1837. Martyn.  The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, translated from the original Greek into Persian. London: Pr. by Richard Watts for British & Foreign Bible Society, 1837. 8vo (22 cm; 8.5"). [2] ff., 627, [1] pp.
$375.00
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In a GOOD AMERICAN Binding Sarah Leverett's French Bible
Bible.  French. 1839–40. Martin.  La Sainte Bible...revue...par David Martin.... New York: Stéréotypé par Henry W. Rees, pour la Société Biblique Americaine, D. Fanshaw, Imprimeur, 1839–40. 8vo. 819 [1 (blank)] pp., 261, [1 (blank)] pp.
$525.00
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Hannah's LegacyIllustrated N.T.
Bible.  N.T. English. Authorized. 1841.  The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ; with the marginal readings; and illustrated by marginal references, both parallel and explanatory, and a copious selection, carefully chosen, and newly arranged. New York: John C. Riker, 1841. 16mo (11 cm, 4.4"). Frontis., add. engr. t.-p., [2], 350 pp.; 4 plts.
$200.00
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Harper’sILLUMINATED
1600 Historical Engravings” & Handsomely Bound
Bible.   English. 1846. Authorized (i.e., “King James Version”).  The illuminated Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments...With marginal readings, references, and chronological dates. Also, the Apocrypha....Embellished with sixteen hundred historical engravings by J.A. Adams, more than fourteen hundred of which are from original designs by J.G. Chapman. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1846. Folio (34 cm, 13.4"). Frontis., add. engr. t.-p., [6], 844, [2], 128, [6], frontis., add. engr. t.-p., [2], 256, 3, [1], 8, 14, 34 pp.; illus.
$2850.00
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A Prize Won byWell-Behaved Master Ireland
Bible.   N.T. English. Authorized. 1847.  The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ; with the marginal readings; and illustrated by marginal references, both parallel and explanatory, and a copious selection, carefully chosen, and newly arranged. New York: J.C. Riker, 1847. 16mo (11.5 cm, 4.5"). Frontis., add. engr. t.-p., [2], 350, [2 (blank)] pp.; 4 plts.
$200.00
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A Sanskrit Bible Inscribed to One Great Baptist Missionary from Another
Bible.  Sanskrit. 1848.  The Holy Bible in the Sanscrit language. Vol. I. Containing the five books of Moses and the book of Joshua. Calcutta: Pr. at the Baptist Mission Press, 1848. 8vo (22.2 cm, 8.75"). [6], 414 pp.
$800.00
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AnOrnate Binding for Harriet (Smith) Henderson
    A FAMILY Bible — See the Register Entries
Bible.  English. 1850. Authorized (i.e., "King James Version"). The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments. New York: American Bible Society, 1850. 4to (27.7 cm, 10.875"). [1] f., 928 pp., [2 (family records)] ff., pp. [929]–[930], 931–1213, [1214].
$550.00

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Welsh & English N.TGORGEOUS Embossed, Signed, Somber Binding
Bible.  N.T. Welsh & English. 1858.  The New Testament, in Welsh and English. Testament Newydd, ein Harglwydd a'n Hiachawdwr Iesu Grist. Llundain (London): British & Foreign Bible Society (pr. by G.E. Eyre & W. Spottiswoode), 1858. 16mo (12.5 cm, 4.9"). [308] ff.
$125.00
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Large Paper & Luxurious!
Bible.  N.T. English. Authorized. 1864.  The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. With engravings on wood from designs of Fra Angelico, Pietro Perugino, Francesco Francia.... London: Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green, 1864. 4to (29.5 cm, 11.75"). Frontis., [iii]–xvi, 540 pp.; illus.
$1200.00
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Marginalia tothe Max, & Other Notes
Bible. O.T. Psalms. Hebrew. 1880.  [two lines in Hebrew, then] Liber psalmorum. Textum masoreticum acuratissime expressit ... notis criticis confirmavit S. Baer. Praefatus est edendi operis adjutor Franciscus Delitzsch. Lipsiae: Ex officina Bernhardi Tauchnitz, 1880. 8vo (22.4 cm, 8.8"). [1] f., 82 pp.; manuscript notes bound in.
$1000.00
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CHIPEWYANLanguage of the Canadian Arctic
Bible.  N.T. Chipewyan. Kirkby. 1881.  [three lines in syllabic characters, the first two transliterated as] Chi gothi tostomomenti ... [then in English] The New Testament translated into the Chipewyan language by the Archdeacon Kirkby. London: Pr. for the British & Foreign Bible Society, 1881. Small 8vo (19 cm; 6.5"). 396 pp.
$1375.00
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Gospels & Acts inLow Malay
Bible.  N.T. Gospels. Malay. Klinkert. 1888.  Wasijat jang Baroe ija-itoe, segala Kitab Perdjandjian Baroe, ataw Indjil Toehan kita Jesoes Kristoes. London: British and Foreign Bible Society, 1888. 12mo (17 cm; 6.5"). 654 pp.
$525.00
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Romans in KOREAN, Printed in Korea
Bible.  N.T. Romans. Korean. Ross et al. 1890.  [title in Hangul character, translated as: Epistle to the Romans]. [Seoul: Sammun Ch'ulp'ansa], 1890. 12mo (21.5 cm; 8.5"). 26 ff.
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