1700 complete quarto King James - Bible with Book of Common Prayer and Psalter in luxurious red velvet binding - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

Go to content

Main menu:

Family Bibles >
    1700 complete quarto King James -  Bible with Book of Common Prayer and Psalter in luxurious red velvet binding
Size:  large quarto 9.5 x 8 x 2.75" 
Publisher: Charles Bill and Thomas Newcomb, London
close to EXCELLENT condition!

Price: $1,275.00

*KING JAMES BIBLE* PRINTED BY CHARLES BILL & THOMAS NEWCOMB, PRINTERS TO THE KING'S MOST EXCELLENT MAJESTY AT LONDON IN 1676/1698/1700: “ …THAT SCRIPTURE IS THE BEST INTERPRETER OF SCRIPTURE:- “ WONDERFULLY REBOUND IN LUXURIOUS BURGUNDY VELVET
 
 COLLATION:
 Book of Common Prayer Title page (1676), The Book of Common Prayer [65 pages], The Psalter [46 pages], Prayers [12 pages], General Title Page (1700), Canne’s Preface [1 page], Table of Contents [1 page], The Old Testament [A1-Eee2], New Testament Title Page (1700), The New Testament [A1-Q4], The Whole Book of Psalms Title Page (1698), The Whole Book of Psalms Collected into English Metre [68 pages], Prayers [3 pages], Tables[2 pages].
 
 CONDITION:
 This Bible features beautiful floriated initials at the start of each book, The preface by John Canne on "THE SCRIPTURE TO BE THE BEST INTERPRETER OF SCRIPTURE" and the highly desirable additional Book of Psalms or the Psalter. The cotton linen paper this Bible is printed on is bright clean, crisp and supple, virtually no damp staining, minor usual soiling from use, good margins throughout, no torn loose or missing pages, clean gutters, straight edges and strong corners, the first two leaves of the Book of Common Prayer have the upper corners repaired resulting in loss to several words of the text, final few leaves of the Whole Book of Psalms with some minor and faint foxing, very good condition overall & 100% COMPLETE as intended by the printer- a perfect copy!
 
 *A WORD FROM THE CONSERVATOR*
 
 This Bible has undergone a page by page comprehensive paper conservation leaving no condition concerns or further actions required . Many newer collectors often call into question the authenticity of our Bibles because of their outstanding , fine condition. As with any item of age, value is determined according to condition-condition-condition ! Each and every leaf is guaranteed authentic as intended by the original printer .This ancient 17th century treasure is NOT a replica, reproduction, facsimilie, reprint or forgery. 
 
Back to content | Back to main menu