The Making of the King James Bible. A Monograph, with Comparisons from the Bishops Bible and the Manuscript Annotations of 1602, with an original leaf from the great “She” Bible of 1611.

  • (Leaf Book) Willougby, Edwin Elliott
  • Los Angeles: Printed for Dawson's Book Shop at the Plantin Press 1956

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Description

ONE OF 290 COPIES, folio, pp. [viii], 31, [3]. Original leaf (Job 29:8-31:28) loosely inserted into folded page at front. Original boards backed in grey cloth, spine lettered in gilt, front board printed in grey, yellow, and red. Housed in a later green cloth slipcase. The original leaf lightly stained and spotted.

Notes

A fine copy - now hard to find, due to the light-coloured boards often becoming soiled - of this leaf book. The leaf in this copy contains Job's final claim of innocence.

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