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Lot 141: [Baskerville Bible, 1763]

1014: Rare Books & Manuscripts

by Addison & Sarova Auctioneers

November 5, 2016

Macon, GA, USA

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  • [Baskerville Bible, 1763]
  • [Baskerville Bible, 1763]
  • [Baskerville Bible, 1763]
  • [Baskerville Bible, 1763]
  • [Baskerville Bible, 1763]
  • [Baskerville Bible, 1763]
  • [Baskerville Bible, 1763]
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Description: THE HOLY BIBLE. CONTAINING THE OLD TESTAMENT AND THE NEW: TRANSLATED OUT OF THE ORIGINAL TONGUES…. Cambridge: John Baskerville, 1763. Folio (18.75" x 12.5".) [*]3, B2-13D2, 13E, *a2-*e2, *f1. Third state of Subscriber's list, ending with Charles York. Bound in period full calf, title on label in gilt, marbled endpapers. Hinges cracked, some loss to corners/edges and head and tail of spine, well-bound and intact. Contents in excellent condition with only some limited instances of light foxing. A clean and Very Good example in contemporary binding. ********************************************* The famous Baskerville Bible. One of 1,250 copies printed. Of all of John Baskerville's works, the present Bible is considered to be "Baskerville's magnum opus, and his most magnificent as well as his most characteristic specimen" (Reed). [Herbert 1146; Gaskell 26; Reed, A History of the Old English Letter Founderies, p.279.]

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