Great Byble – 1540 – Genesis 25-27

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Jacob, Esau, and Isaac

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Description

GENESIS 24:63-27:15 “Jacob, Esau, and Isaac”. Great Byble. Printed in London by Grafton and Whitchurch, Nov. 1540. Third folio edition. Reference: Herbert 60. This leaf was part of an OT fragment in the famous Francis Fry Collection. 1 Picture-woodcut 3″ x 2.25″ (of only 50 picture woodcuts in this Bible). 3 woodcut initials. FINE- condition. Slightly cropped headlines; light smudges; inner margin reinforced (see pics). 15″ x 10″. [Note: the iii Kings headline is an older designation for 1 Kings, since the two Samuel books were combined with the two Kings books to form i, ii, iii, and iiii Kings.]

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Dimensions

15" x 10"

Condition

FINE-. See Description.

Language

English

Bible / Date

Great Byble / 1540