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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#174BK) 11/09/2019 10:30 AM BST Closed

Lot 207 of 265: Breeches Bible The Bible: That is the Holy Scriptures Conteined in the Old and New Testament. Cambridge: University Press, 1992. 8vo, full calf in a period style, a.e.g. in publisher's box, printed on acid-free paper, with explanatory pamphlet. ''Reissue'' of the 1591 edition of John Legate. John Legate's printing of the first Bible in Cambridge was not merely an act of production, but instead a direct challenge to the supremacy of London's printers, specifically the Queen's. By charter, the Que

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Estimate: £250 - £300

Books, Maps & Ephemera(#174BK)  11/09/2019 10:30 AM BST  Closed