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1582 Rheims New Testament
, Item #1582RNT

The First Catholic English
New Testament - 1582

[Bible in English.] The / Nevv Testament/ of Iesvs Christ, trans-/ lated faithfvlly into English, / out of the authentical Latin, according to the best cor-/ rected copies of the same, diligently conferred vvith/ the Greeke and other editions in diuers languages: Vvith / Argvments of bookes and chapters, Annota-/ tions, and other necessarie helpes, for the better vnder-/ standing of the text, and specially for discouerie of the/ Corrvptions of diuers late translations, and for / cleering the Controversies in religion, of these daies: / In the English College of Rhemes./ …Printed at Rhemes, / by Iohn Fogny. / 1582. / Cvm privilegio.

First edition, first printings, of the New Testament (one volume, 1582) translated and published for the first time in English for and by Catholics. Translated by Gregory Martin, under the supervision of William Allen and Richard Bristow.

New Testament: Overall, a very nice copy.


Just The Facts

Item # 1582RNT
New Testament: 1582
Size: 8.75 x7 x2

Roman Font

Additional Features:

Full Calf
End Papers: Cotton

Appraisal Value: $35,000

Sale Price: $9,500