The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament and the New: newly translated out of the original tongues; and with the former translations, diligently compared and revised
The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament and the New: newly translated out of the original tongues; and with the former translations, diligently compared and revised
The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament and the New: newly translated out of the original tongues; and with the former translations, diligently compared and revised

The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament and the New: newly translated out of the original tongues; and with the former translations, diligently compared and revised

Edinburgh: John Baskett and Company, 1726. Thick 8vo, unpaged; text in double column; contemporary paneled dark brown goat, boards tooled in gilt, spine in 6 compartments, elaborately gilt-tooled, a.e.g., marbled endpapers; boards and extremities scuffed, small loss to spine head, neat restoration to top of front board and corners; lacking front free endpaper, contemporary owner's ink scribbles on title page and verso, with blots affecting the following leaf; same (?) contemporary owner's signature "Will Dalrymple" on p. [4] and again on the last page of the Book of Revelations and rear free endpaper. Text followed by 3 pp. of tables and 60 pages of The Psalms of David in Metre. Citing the quarto edition of the same year Darlow & Moule note that this is apparently the earliest Edinburgh Bible to bear the J. Baskett name on title page. Darlow & Moule 760. Item #42734

Price: $500.00

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