Bible - THE HOLY BIBLE; The authorized or King James Version of 1611, now reprinted with the Apocrypha.. - 1963

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Bible - THE HOLY BIBLE; The authorized or King James Version of 1611, now reprinted with the Apocrypha.. - 1963
Bibles, Religion - Quantity: 3 - Book

London: Nonesuch Press, 1963. Bernard Salamon. Three volumes, large 8vo, 700, 806, 778. Vols. I and II, The Old Testament. Vol. III, The New Testament and the Apocrypha.

Light yellow-green cloth, stamped in gilt. With reproductions of 105 of the 16th-century woodcuts of Bernard Salamon.Single columns of text. Green linen with gilt decorations on covers and spine. Vols. I and II of the Nonesuch Bible are designed by Francis Meynell and printed by Vivian Ridler, Printer to the University, at the University Press, Oxford. Vol. III is designed by Francis Meynell and printed by Brooke Crutchley, Printer to the University, at the University Press Cambridge.

A very nice set.

The Nonesuch Bible was exhibited at the National Book League Exhibition of British Book production where it was described as being 'as near perfection as possible'.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
3
Subject
Bibles, Religion
Author/ Illustrator
Bible
Book Title
THE HOLY BIBLE; The authorized or King James Version of 1611, now reprinted with the Apocrypha..
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1963
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Nonesuch Press
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
2284
Dimensions
245×155 mm
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