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1769/71 Baskerville
, Item # KB1010

Baskerville's Masterpice

[BIBLE IN ENGLISH]. The Holy Bible, Containing the Old Testament and the New; with the Apocrypha: Translated Out of the Original Tongues, with Annotations
Birmingham: Printed by John Baskerville, 1769-1772.

Folio. Engraved frontispiece and nine copper-plates. [1144] pp., unpaginated.

Full contemporary Binding.

The second edition of Baskerville's masterpiece, following the 1763 first edition.

Gaskell 35; Pardoe p. 105.


Just The Facts

Item # KB1010
King James
OT Title: 1769
NT Title: 1771

Size: 17x11.5x3.5"
Font: Roman

Additional Features:
Nine Copper-plates

Full Calf Binding
End Papers: Marbled

Also included is The 1769 Oxford printing of the last revision of the 1611 King James Pulpit Bible.

Appraisal Value: $25,000

Sale Price: $4,995