Lot 73 of 253:
Making of the King James Bible leaf book  

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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.

Willoughby, Edwin Eliott

Los Angeles

Dawson's Book Shop



Illustrated with facsimiles; original leaf laid in loose, as issued. (Folio), cloth-backed pictorial boards, spine lettered in gilt. One of 290 copies printed at the Plantin Press.

The leaf in the present copy, which is laid within a bound-in folded sheet as issued, is from The Song of Solomon, Chapters III:5 through VII:1, beautifully printed in black letter, in two columns, two large initial letters on each side of the leaf.

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Boards sunned, light wear; very good.

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