containing the Old and New Testament;

(Bible. English. Authorised.) The Holy Bible,

containing the Old and New Testament;

With notes explanatory, critical, and practical, selected from the works of several eminent divines.

Description: text in double columns, scattered foxing, and occasional minor damp-staining, tear in the middle of the second leaf (without loss), folio, contemporary calf, rather rubbed and worn, stoutly rebacked, spine gilt, red lettering piece

Publication Details: Printed and sold by I. Moore and Company, 1774

Notes: The type much resembles that used in Baskerville's Bible of 1763. The editors 'took great care thast their notes should be free from party reflections, and tenets hurtful to peace and benevolence' (preface) With the Apocrypha, although it is not in the list of books: it has its own register, but no title or sectional tile. According to ESTC the N.T. titlepage is dated 1776: here it is dated 1777, and the imprint is Printed and Sold by J. Fry, who, like I. Moore are Letter-Founders and Printers, in Queen-Street, near Upper-Moorfields. According to Darlow amd Moule, Fry is simply a later style o...more

Bibliography: (Darlow & Moule, 1244; ESTC T91945)

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Price: £1,750

Subject: Theology

Published Date: 1774

Stock Number: 59410

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