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    First Black Letter Quarto Edition of the
    King James Version

    [Bible]. The Holy Bible Containing the Old Testament and the New. Newly Translated out of the Originall Tongues: and With the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Verify by His Magesties Speciall Commandment. Appointed to be Read in Church. London: Robert Barker, 1613. First black-letter quarto edition of the King James version. Quarto. [8], 36 (The Genealogies, bound without map), A-Z8, Aa-Zz8, Aaa-Zzz, [A8]-[M8], leaves not numbered. Title pages with wood cut borders and heart-shaped center. Contemporary brown leather boards with titles stamped in gilt on a black morocco spine label. Boards scuffed and worn along the edges, corners and spine ends; contents toned with scattered small stains and foxing along the page edges; tape reinforcement to hinges, else a solid copy in very good condition.

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    April, 2015
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