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    The Making of the King James Bible With an Original 1611 Leaf A Monograph, with Comparisons from the Bishops Bible and the Manuscript Annotations of 1602, with an original leaf from the great "She" Bible of 1611 by Edwin Eliott Willoughby (Los Angeles: Plantin Press, 1956), limited first edition (1 of 290), 31 pages, illustrated, gray boards with front illustration, folio (15.75" x 10.75"). The leaf enclosed contains the Old Testament scriptures of Jeremiah 52:2 through Lamentations 1:8. Excellent condition. A great reference for the biblical historian. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection.

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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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