Bibliophile Sale | 18 April 2013
, English . [The Bible...
Sold for £260
, English . [The Bible…], 2 parts in 1, Geneva version, black letter, double column , lacks general title, replaced by New Testament title, in woodcut border, title little frayed and soiled, 2I8 corner cut out with loss to a dozen lines of text, half-a-dozen other ff. with corners torn, with slight loss, few small holes and repairs, upper and outer margins trimmed, touching title border, some headlines and side-notes, [Herbert 280; STC 2194], Robert Barker, 1605, followed by Two…Concordances, incomplete at end, fore-edges trimmed, Robert Barker, 1608, some browning and staining , few notes and scribbles, family information of Newton and Ridgeway families at end of Apocrypha and beginning of Concordances, bookplates on front paste-down and free endpaper, later blind-stamped calf, later gilt-lettered name and address on covers, rebacked, 4to in 8s .
⁂ Provenance. John Wm. Maclure, his son Sir John Wm. Maclure, Bart (1835-1901, merchant and manutacturer), bookplates; Cosmo George Wallace, Yew Tree Cottage, Tabley, on covers.
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