(bible, American) Thomas, Isaiah. The Holy Bible. W
(BIBLE, AMERICAN) THOMAS, ISAIAH
The Holy Bible. Containing the Old and New Testaments: With the Apocrypha. Worcester, MA: Isaiah Thomas, 1791.
2 vols. in one. Folio, contemporary red calf, gilt-tooled and lettered spine, marbled endpapers, a.e.g. The first folio bible printed in America, complete with engraved frontispiece and 49 plates. Wear to boards at edges; corners bumped; contemporary ink inscription to f.f.e.p.; offsetting from plates; light dampstaining throughout; scattered foxing, intermittent brownspotting.
Property from the Collection of Herman Blum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania