SONG OF SOLOMON 3:5-7:1. “The Bridegroom Praises the Bride”. FIRST EDITION 59-line “She” variant (corrected), printed in 1611, published 1611-1613, in London, by Robert Barker. Herbert 319A. This leaf is very slightly distinct from the 59-line 1611 “He” variant, being a printer’s “editorial correction” and distinct also from the 1613 72-line folio, the second 59-line folio in 1617 and all subsequent folio editions. FINE+ condition, clean, good margins, with four (4) WOODCUT initials (see pics). Size: 15.25″ x 10.0″. COA on premium “gold leaf” paper w. signature and seal.
Leaf and COA set in a large, museum-quality Archival Booklet.