King James – 1612 – I CORINTHIANS 13


”A More Excellent Way!”


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I CORINTHIANS 12:22-13:13. “Love! A More Excellent Way!” Printed in London by Robert Barker, 1612. First Black Letter Small Quarto Edition, single column. This edition exactly duplicates the text of the 1611 folio “He” edition. 7.5″ x 5.5″. Herbert 318. FINE+ condition. Full margins and headings; light soiling (see pics). A very hard to find edition! COA on premium “gold leaf” paper w. gold seal. Text includes the very famous Love Chapter, in full; in this early version, “love” (Gk: agape) is translated as “charitie”. Note: See pictured colophon page d.1612, not included. Leaf and COA set in a museum-quality Bifold Portfolio, about 12″ x 9″.

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Bible Version / Date

King James / 1612




7.5" x 6.5"