[The Bible, that is, the Holy Scriptures conteined in the Olde and New Testament: translated according to the Ebrew and Greeke, and conferred with the best translations in divers languages. With most profitable annotations upon all the hard places...

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Title

[The Bible, that is, the Holy Scriptures conteined in the Olde and New Testament: translated according to the Ebrew and Greeke, and conferred with the best translations in divers languages. With most profitable annotations upon all the hard places...

Date

1599

Place

London

Publisher

Imprinted by the Deputies of C. Barker, Printer to the Queene

Language

English

Editor

Théodore de Bèze
Laurence Tomson
Franciscus Junius

Note

PROVENANCE:
Inside cover has a name Moule? 1846. and a price L7-10-0. Opposite New Test. t.p. is an extended note in ink, names of Elizabeth Satchell born March 5th 1804, John Taylor, born Jan. 25th 1819?(cropped).

BINDING:
Later brown calf with gold edge, worn with damaged edges, loose and tied.

Inside boards with standard red marble inlays.

WATERMARK:
Large watermark present. See p.4 of New Testament.

CONDITION:
VUL copy lacks leaves 28-29, 32, t.p. and preliminary leaves.

Leaves reddened. Some leaves show signs of repair, some stained, all have been cropped.

TYPE:
Multiple sized fonts.

MARGINALIA:
Extensive printed marginalia.

ILLUSTRATIONS:
Illustrated with maps and diagrams.

CONTENT:
The New Testamen [sic] ... Translated out of Greeke by Theod Beza: with briefe summaries and expositions vpon the hard places by the said authour, Ioac. Camer. and P. Losoler, Villerius. Englished by L. Tomson. Together with the annotations of Fr. Iunius vpon the Reuelation of S. Iohn..." has special t.p.

Errors in foliation.

FORMAT:
(4to). [3], 190, 127, 121, [11] leaves: ill, maps.; 23cm.

IMPRINT:
London : Imprinted by the Deputies of C. Barker, Printer to the Queene, 1599]

REFERENCES:
Darlow and Moule 192.
Herbert, A.S. Engl. Bible 253
S.T.C. 2179.

BOUND WITH:
Sternhold, Thomas. The Booke of Psalms. London : Printed for the Company of Stationers, 1639. The Bible has a later handprinted T.P. with information from original.

Library Catalog

https://crrs.ca/rare_books/crrs-rare-book-retrieval-requests/

Num Pages

904

Short Title

Bible. English. Geneva. 1599.

Call Number

BS170 1599

Item Type

Book

Collection

Citation

Théodore de Bèze, Laurence Tomson, and Franciscus Junius, “[The Bible, that is, the Holy Scriptures conteined in the Olde and New Testament: translated according to the Ebrew and Greeke, and conferred with the best translations in divers languages. With most profitable annotations upon all the hard places...,” Centre for Renaissance and Reformation Studies (CRRS) Rare Book Collection, accessed October 1, 2022, https://crrs.library.utoronto.ca/items/show/8496.

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