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Bible, English, Book of Common Prayer, Old and New Testament.

Auction:
3103T
Lot:
1097
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3103T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 31, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Bible, English, Book of Common Prayer, Old and New Testament. London: Robert Barker, 1601 & 1602. Quarto, title pages printed within elaborate woodcut frames (Book of Common Prayer title printed in red and black), Book of Common Prayer: [title]1, A-E8; Old Testament: [para]2, A-Z8, Aa-Zz8, Aaa-Hhh8 (lacking Fff4 & 5), Iii2; New Testament: *4, Kkk8 (Kkk8 torn away, most of the leaf lacking), Lll-Yy8, Zzz10, A-C4; Tow Right Profitable and Fruitfull Concordances: A-K8, L2; The Whole Booke of Psalmes: A-F8, G6 (most of G6 torn away and lacking).
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Robert Barker, 2nd millennium, Anglican Church of Canada, Anglican liturgy, Anglicanism, Book of Common Prayer, Christianity, English Reformation, Episcopal Church, Literature, New Testament, Quarto, London

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