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1583 Geneva Bible
, Item # GNT1002

1583 Geneva Bible

[Bible in English]. The/ Newe Te-/ stament of our/ Lord Iesus Christ, transla-/ ted out of Greeke by/ Theod. Beza./  Whereunto are adioyned large expositions of the phrases and hard places by the Authour and others: together with a Table or Concordance conteining the principall wordes and matters comprehended herein. Englished by L. Tomson. Imprinted at London by Christopher Barker, Printer to the Queenes most excellent Maiestie. [1583.]

Text in Black Letter; notes in Roman and Black Letter. Royal arms and mottoes at end of John and Revelation.

Full dark speckled calf by Starr Bookworks of Arizona, spine gilt in compartment, with red morocco lettering piece.

The typography, binding, and the condition make this a wonderful reading text of the Geneva-Tomson (i.e. Beza) New Testament in single column format with a much larger font for both text and notes than seen in the quarto full Bibles.

Herbert 180. DM 137. STC 2885.

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Just The Facts

Item # GNT1002
OT Title Page:
NT Title Page:
Colophon: 1583
Size: 9 x 7 x 3"
Font: Black Letter

Additional Features:
Musical Staves
NT Only
Full Calf
End Papers: Cotton

Appraisal Value: $14,000

Sale Price: $6,950