1549 Matthew's Bible Pentateuch Herbert #74, Item #ES1549PEN
1549 Matthew's Bible Pentateuch
1549 Matthew-Tyndale… The Pentateuch Preliminary matter includes Title page, To the Christian Readers. A table of the principal matters: 5pp A perfect computation of the years of the years and time from Adam unto Christ, proved by the Scriptures…by Edmund Becke.
A Prologue shewing the use of the scripture. The named of all the books of the Bible and the content of the chapters of every book. A register or a brief rehearsal of the names of the most famous and notable person, mentioned in the Old and New Testament.
In 1523 Martin Luther printed the Pentateuch in German…
In 1530 William Tyndale printed the Pentateuch in English.
In 1537 John Rogers published Tyndale’s Pentateuch
In 1549 Edmund Becke reprinted the Pentateuch in the Matthew Tyndale 1537 of which this copy is that reprint.
Item # ES1549PEN
Title Page: 1549 Original/Hand
Size:11.5 x 7.5 x 1
Font: Black Letter
End Papers: Cotton