Title: The Holy Bible: Containing the Old Testament and the New
Place Published: Cambridge
Publisher:Printed by John Hayes
Date Published: 1683
Unpaginated. Engraved title pages to both old and new testaments, some engraved initials. Printed in double columns. (4to) 22.5x16 cm (8¾x7"), period sheep, spine with raised bands, morocco spine label lettered in gilt.
With early armorial bookplate of "Squier Calthrop," with some history of the Calthrop family in ink on the front pastedown. A nice King James bible printed in Cambridge. General title page dated 1683, contains the Apocrypha, NT title page also dated 1683. Top slightly shaved. "Newly translated out of the original tongues and with the former translations diligently compared & revised by His Majesties speciall command, appointed to be read in churches."