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King James Bible, Two Leaves, 1611.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
178
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

King James Bible, Two Leaves, 1611. Folio, leaves Nn2 and Uu1 from the first edition of the King James translation, with text from the book of Psalms on the first leaf and the other from the book of Jeremiah, each double-glazed and mounted with a photo-mechanical reproduction of the title page, 14 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

James Bible, Bible, Bible translations into English, Book publishing, Bookbinding, Christianity, Folio, King James Version, Literature, Psalms, Publishing

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