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    Late Eighteenth-Century American Bible

    [Bible in English]. The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments... Philadelphia: Berriman, 1796. With engraved frontispiece. Folio. Approximately 16.25 x 10 inches. [750] pages, frontispiece reckoned within pagination. Contemporary full calf, spine ruled in gilt, burgundy gilt morocco lettering label. Spine heavily damaged, boards detached, later tape repairs to binding, first five leaves loose or coming loose, text toned, foxed, soiled. Two blank leaves between the Old and New Testaments with contemporary manuscript notes about the Worrell family, with one note affixed. Fair. This copy issued without plates (except for the frontispiece). With subscribers list. Evans 30065. Sabin 5178.

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    April, 2013
    10th Wednesday
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