11-12-2017 11-12-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3040B Boston
November 12, 2017 11:00 AMCalender

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3040B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 12, 2017 11:00AM


Bible, English, The Geneva Version. London: Barkar, 1576. Small folio, lacking title page, three preliminary leaves, the first leaf of Genesis, and most of Hhh3 (title, first page of Genesis, and missing portion of Hhh3 provided in pen facsimile); illustrated with small fine woodcuts, text printed in two columns throughout; bound in full gold-tooled morocco; ex libris Dr. J.R.S. Hunter (1835-1898), with his signature and the bookplate of his Braidwood Collection, Lanarkshire; spine and boards detached, headlines and some side notes cropped, 10 x 6 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

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J.R.S. Hunter, London