Coverdale Diglot - 1538 - JOHN 2:24-3:22

Coverdale Diglot – 1538 – JOHN 2-3


”For God so loved the world!”


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JOHN 2:24-3:22. “For God so loved the world!” (3:16). V. RARE FIRST EDITION. Coverdale’s English and Latin Diglot, 1538. Printed in Southwarke by James Nicolson. Herbert 37. With 2 Woodcut initials. EXCELLENT condition. Doodles to bottom margin, recto; marginal line at 3:16, verso; small 4mm closed tear to inner margin; see pics. English translation is Tyndale’s final trans of 1534/35; Latin is Erasmus’ ed. This is one of the earliest and finest leaves in the English New Testament! Very rare! COA on premium “gold leaf” paper with gold seal. Leaf and COA set in a museum quality Bifold Portfolio. Priority Shipping included in price.

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Coverdale Diglot / 1538




7.5" x 5.6"

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