1675 Exquisite binding, complete, King James Bible with Book of Common Prayer, Apocrypha and metrical Psalter - First Bible printed in Oxford - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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    1675 Exquisite binding, complete,  King James Bible with Book of Common Prayer, Apocrypha and metrical Psalter - First Bible printed in Oxford
Size: quarto - 9" x 7" x 3"
Publisher:: at the Theater in Oxford
VERY GOOD and DAILY USABLE condition

Price: $1,950.00

1675 complete King James Bible (the FIRST ENGLISH BIBLE PRINTED IN OXFORD!) in an overall VERY GOOD and DAILY USABLE and antiquarian quality and style rebound condition, bound together with a complete Book of Common Prayer (1675),  the Apocrypha and a Book of Psalms (1675). Gorgeously rebound in antiquarian style blind-stamped leather covers and a spine with the texts "Holy Bible" and "1675" printed in gold letters on the spine. The Bible text is beautifully printed in double columns in Roman font.
Starts with  the complete Book of Common Prayer and Administrations of the Sacraments (with TWO titles page, printed at the theater in Oxford) followed by the Old Testament (with TWO titles 1675 - showing the Transfiguration -  and prelims), Apocrypha and New Testament (again TWO titles 1675), complete, with various woodcuts, colophons and decorated first chapter initials. It complete with the Whole Book of Psalmes (metric, title 1675, printed in OXFORD). Also the Psalter is complete. So a total of an amazing SEVEN titles (3 extensively illustrated)
Title: "The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament, and the New: Tranflated out of the Original Tongues: And with the former tranflations diligently compared and revifed, By his Majefties fpeciall command, Appointed to be read in Churches. Oxford, at the Theater 1675"
Beautiful decorated title pages! Complete in every aspect.
This exquisite Bible is in an overall VERY GOOD and DAILY USABLE condition.  The binding is professionally re-done and the Bible can be opened and read on a daily basis without any concerns. Overall VERY clean pages with nice margins (all headers etc present). Some occasional toning/age-related discoloring. See the many pictures below
A RARE and COMPLETE in every aspect FIRST EDITION 1675 OXFORD KJV Bible
 
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