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The Holy Bible. Containing the Old and New Testaments: Translated out of the original tongues and with the former translations diligently compared and revised by His Majesty's special command. Appointed to be read in churches, 1935

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Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Folio, unpaginated; prospectus for a folio Bible, of which "There will be two editions, printed from the same type; one with small margins on Wolvercote paper...the other, on English hand-made linen-rag paper...Of the hand-made paper edition 200 copies only will be printed." Includes specimen pages 478, 1194, and xii. Order forms for both editions loosely inserted. Blue wrappers with paper label, edges and corners show some bumping. Also contains a black and white photographic reproduction of the cover and a page of Sysyems Saturnium. Dated 1930 in pencil note at the bottom of one page.

Arrangement

Arrangement follows the order of the original Excel inventory.

General

Oxford: Oxford University Press

Collection History

Processing Information

Finding aid created via automated processes by Regine Heberlein, 2017.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

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The Holy Bible. Containing the Old and New Testaments: Translated out of the original tongues and with the former translations diligently compared and revised by His Majesty's special command. Appointed to be read in churches; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184
Storage Note:
  • Firestone Library (ex): Box P-000073

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