1611 Beautifully bound COMPLETE Geneva Bible with the Book of Common
Apocrypha, Concordances and Psalter
Size: quarto 9 x 7 x 3"
Publisher: Robert Barker, London
VERY GOOD, daily USABLE condition
Printed in the same year the King James Bible was first issued - this Geneva Bible was printed in London in 1611 by Robert Barker.
[Geneva - Breeches - Bible], "The Bible, Tranflated according to the Ebrew and Greeke, and conferred with the beft Tranflations in diuers languages. With most profitable annotations vpon all the hard places, and other things of great importance as may appear in the Epiftle to the Reader. And alfo a moft profitable Concordance for the ready findong out of anything in the fame conteined. Imprinted at London by Robert Barker, Printer to the Kings moft Excellent Maiestie 1611"
Double columns. Marginal references. Black letter bible text with Roman font commentary. Geneva version. Complete Bible with Old Testament, New Testament, Concordances and Psalter titles present. Rebound in suede leather probably in the 19th century.
Starts with a Book of Common Prayer (lacking title), first 6 pages strengthened and appears complete. Next, general title page dated 1611, Apocrypha, New Testament title page dated 1611, Concordance title 1611 and Booke of Psalms with musical bars (lacks after Psalm 136, last 4 pages strengthened) title dated 1610.
Various decorative engravings, first chapter capitals and colophons.
This QUARTO sized Geneva Bible is COMPLETE in every aspect and in a VERY GOOD, daily USABLE condition. Nicely rebound with white leather covers and spine. Page Condition: good and crisp with typical age related damages like frayed edges, small tears, cut corners and stains (see pictures below). New Testament title page right hand corner missing.