1612 Extremely Rare COMPLETE FIRST Quarto 'HEE' Edition of the King James Bible, with Genealogies - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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    1612 Extremely Rare COMPLETE FIRST Quarto 'HEE' Edition of the King James Bible, with Genealogies
 
Size: quarto 9 x 7 x 3" 
Publisher: Robert Barker, London
VERY GOOD to EXCELLENT and daily usable condition                         
Bible is SOLD
The RAREST and FIRST King James quarto Bible printed !
- ONLY ONE YEAR AFTER THE KING JAMES BIBLE WAS FIRST PRINTED -
 Vintage King James 1612 'Hee' Bible in a VERY GOOD to EXCELLENT and DAILY USABLE condition. Beautifully well preserved over 4 centuries - only the second King James Bible ever printed (only second to the 1611 folio KJV) with still some of the first edition (of 1611) printing errors, including the famous misprint in Ruth 3:15 ("... and hee went into the city" instead of she, see also one of the pictures below) as well as 'Emorite' in Genesis 10:16 (instead of Amorite).
Bound in black cloth cover with corner protections (last rebound in June 1952 by Dr L Jessel according to inscription)
With the Original (rare) General Title page: The edition's general title has a similar design as the 1611 first edition folio (this is the only quarto that has that title) showing the Apostles on the top, Moses and Aaron on each side of the text block and Luke and John at the bottom. Title: "The Holy Bible, conteyning the Old Teftament, and the New: Newly Tranflated out of the Originall tongues: & with the former tranflations diligently compared and revifed, by his Majefties fpeciall commandement, Appointed to be read om Churches. Imprinted at London By Robert Barker, Printer to the Kings moft Excellent Maieftie. ANNO 1612."
 Also the original New Testament title present,  double column Roman letter text, both titles & the colophon also dated 1612. The first quarto of King James' version. Roman font with lines around the text. ALL ORIGINAL and ALL COMPLETE!
It also has the famous and well sought after, complete (34 page, with title page) Speed's genealogies, tracing Christ back to Adam "with the Line of our Sauiour Jesvs Christ obferued from Adam to the bleffed Virgin MARY") complete (no map).
This Bible is described in Herbert's catalog as number 313.
Remarkable preserved condition!  Easy to open and read. All complete per Herbert's description (no Apocrypha): prelims, titles, colophons etc etc are original and present. Paper in amazing condition - complete and nice margins all around, very, very few damages. Few small tears, a few isolated smudges etc. Also bound with a 'title to the second part' in front of Psalms (this one was likely inserted from a 1500s/early1600s Geneva Bible). Some clippings and scribbles from previous owners. This is one of the best preserved 1612's still around! See the many pictures below.
A historical 1612 HEE King James Bible!
 
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