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    [Bible]. Group of Early Printed Bible Leaves, as follows: Black Letter Bible leaf from Tyndale's Version printed by R. Jugge in 1552. the first of three illustrated Editions by Jugge. This is from a quarto edition with the leaf measuring about 5.5 x 7 inches. Headline cropped, contains Hebrews 3:12-5:2 (p) with a well known verse Hebrews 4:12 and two large Woodcut Capitals. [and]: Scottish Psalter Leaf printed by Andro Hart in 1615. These Psalters are prized among the English. Measures about 6 x 8 inches with musical staves. Contains Psalms set to Metre 116:5 to 119:2. [and]: 1612 King James Roman Letter from the first quarto edition printed by Robert Barker. This leaf measures about 6 x 8 inches with verses from 1st Kings where King Solomon is dedicating the 1st temple built by offering prayer to God. [and]: Leaf from the 1st King James Psalter located at the back of the 1st King James quarto printed by Robert Barker in 1612. The 1st "he" pulpit edition did not contain a Psalter. This Psalms 48:7-50:19 with the musical staves. These Psalters were placed in the backs of Bibles and used to sing from in that day instead of a separate songbook. [and]: Black letter folio size leaf from the first edition reprint (and only reprint) edition of the "Great" Byble measuring about 8 x 12 inches. Prynted by Thomas Petyt and Robert Redman for Thomas Berthelet; Prynter unto the Kynges grace 1540. This leaf contains Scripture verses from the Book of Matthew chapters 16:2-18:22 (p) and includes among others, the events where Peter confesses that Jesus is the Christ and Jesus founding the Church upon Himself as well as the Transfiguration of Christ. The "Great" Bible was a revision of the Matthews Bible by Coverdale. Known for the pointing hands. [and]: A first edition King James "he" version black letter Bible leaf from the first printing by Robert Barker in 1611. Known as the editio princeps of King James' Bible. Leaf size is about 10 x 15 inches with one woodcut capital. This contains Ezekiel 40:20 (p) to 41:16 with verses concerning the temple to be built during the 1,000 year reign of Christ on earth. With a facsimile of the general title. [and]: A King James black letter folio printed by Robert Barker in 1613. This is known as the "True Line Folio" printed in 72 lines of black letter text. Exceptional quality leaf with wide margins and quite clean and white measuring approximately 11 x 16 inches. This is a selection from the Psalms with 68:25 (p) to 72:20 with four woodcut capitals. [and]: Another leaf from the 1613 KJV folio. This contains the entire Book of Malachi, last Book of the Old Testament. Among other things, we are told about Old Testament tithing and the coming of Elijah the Prophet.

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