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Antiquarian and Collectors’ Books

Wed, 17th March 2021
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LOT 3009
LOT 3009
BIBLE, In English. The Holy Bible Containing the Old Testament and the New, Newly Translated out of the Original Tongues, and with the former Translations diligently Compared and Revised. Cambridge: William Fenner, 1732. General title, separate NT title dated 1735. (Text-block cracked in several places but holding, browning, handwritten quote from Job chap. 21, v. 23-26 verso the title.) [Bound with:] 'The Whole Book of Psalms'. London: Tho. Wood, 1737. (Tear to last leaf, lacking rear blank, browning). [Bound with:] ['The Book of Common Prayer'. Cambridge: W. Fenner?] (Lacking title, tear with slight loss and text affected A11.) 12mo (157 x 89mm.) Contemporary calf, blind-tooled (minor rubbing). Provenance: J. Billingham (name inscribed on initial blank); Mary Cooke (name inscribed on initial blank by J. Billingham); William Pitt the Younger, Prime Minister (bookplate 'Benigno Numine' to front pastedown, with signature).
Estimate: £150 – £250
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LOT 3018
LOT 3018
BIBLE, In English. [The Bible: Translated according to the Hebrew and Greeke and conferred with the best translations in divers languages. London: Robert Barker, 1615.] NT title within woodcut border, black letter with marginal notes in Roman, double-column text. (Lacking General title and leaves before A1, several leaves with marginal tears and chipping, some text affected, browning and occasional spotting.) [Bound with:] 'Two Right profitable and fruit-full Concordances'. London: Robert Barker, 1613. (Names in ink to title, minor soiling.) [Bound with:] 'The Whole Booke of Psalmes'. London: Company of Stationers, 1615. (Marginal loss to rear, staining, lacking several leaves.) 4to (219 x 140mm.) Contemporary calf (upper cover loosening, wear to top of spine, rubbing). Provenance: Jonathan Haddon (name inscribed on 'Concordances' title); Christopher Haddon (name inscribed to initial and rear blanks). [ESTC 2241.] [Herbert 340].
Estimate: £100 – £150
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LOT 3020
LOT 3020
BIBLE, In English. The Holy Bible, Containing the Old Testament and the New, Newly Translated out of the Originall Tongues: And with the former Translations diligently compared. London: Robert Barker and John Bill, 1630. General and NT titles with decorative woodcut borders, black letter, with 'The Genealogies' by John Speed including the double-paged map of Canaan, with Apocrypha. (One inch loss to top of general title and to A2, browning, fading to NT title, minor soiling, some corner creases, blanks replaced.) [Bound with:] 'The Book of Common Prayer'. [London: N.p.] (Lacking all before B4, browning, B4-D3 with some tearing and insect-damage.) [Bound with:] 'The Whole Book of Psalmes'. London: Company of Stationers, 1630. (15pp. only, lacking all after B5, chipping to margins, browning, last three leaves with some loss to text.) 4to in 8s (218 x 149mm.) Later brown buckram (lacking spine, upper cover detached). [Herbert 429].
Estimate: £100 – £200
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