The Bible Translated according to the Hebrew and Greeke [Greek]. And conferred with the best Translations in divers languages: With most profitable Annotations upon all the hard places, and other things of great importance, as may appeare [appear] in the Epistle to the Reader. And also a most profitable Concordance for the ready finding our of any thing in the same conteined [contained]

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34, [10], 555, [190], 102 pages. A reprint of the Breeches Bible, first published in 1579, Genesis Chapter III Verse 7 reads: “Then the eies of them both were opened, and they knew that they were naked, and they sewed figge tree leaves together, and made themselves breeches. This was changed to “aprons” in the King James Bible of 1611. Contains “The Genealogies Recorded in the Sacred Scriptures, According to every Famiyl [Family] and Tribe. With The Line of our Saviour Jesus Christ observed from Adam to the blessed Virgin Mary by J. S.” [John Speed] bound at the front with a map of Canaan also by John Speed. The Old Testament and the New Testament each with separate title pages with decorative woodcut borders. Also contains an incomplete copy of The Book of Psalms and The Concordance with manuscript genealogy (Robinson family 1765-1824) to verso of title page which is continued on the front pastedown. Black letter type in double column throughout. Four loose leaves to rear are last pages of another Concordance published in 1609 by Robert Barker.

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Author(s) Holy Bible
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Printed by Robert Barker
Published Date 1615
Signature Information N/A
Size octavo, 23 cm x 17 cm
Book Condition Text complete and in good order, spine heavily worn with portions of leather missing, text block split into two halves, both boards detached with severe wear to edges, first leaves at front and back detached and torn, map of Canaan is torn in two places with parts missing to corner and middle, fair condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Full calf, five raised bands to spine