Cover image for [The Bible, that is, the Holy Scriptures contained in the Old & New Testament].
[The Bible, that is, the Holy Scriptures contained in the Old & New Testament].
Bèze, Théodore de, 1519-1605.
Uniform Title:
Bible. English. Geneva. 1607.
Publication Information:
Imprinted at London : By Robert Barker, printer to the Kinges Most Excellent Maiestie, [1607]
Physical Description:
444 pages, 135 leaves : illustrations ; 31 cm
General Note:
Title page wanting; title from Darlow & Moule.

Date from spine.

Includes the Apocrypha.

"The New Testament of our Lord Iesus Christ, translated out of Greeke by Theod. Beza ... Englished by L. Tomson. Together with the annotations of Fr. Iunius upon the Reuelation of S. Iohn" has separate dated t.p. and separate foliation; register is continuous.

Includes tables for the "interpretation of proper names" and the "principall things that are contained in the Bible."

Printed marginal notes.

Pages numbered on recto only.

Signatures: [A]-5E6 5F4

"Another edition of Tomson's Genevan Bible as printed in 1599"--BM 17:72; the "Breeches" Bible, translated by William Whittingham, Anthony Gilby, Thomas Sampson and perhaps others.

Gift of Mrs. Albert G. Hatch, 1928.
Local Note:
Rare Book Room copy imperfect: T.p., prelim. p. and p. 1 wanting, replaced with t.p. and [4] leaves from The elegant family bible (London 1767); all after leaf [6] of tables also wanting.

In brown morocco, with blind stamped double border and panel; spine panels with blind stamped cross formee; gilt stamped inside dentelles; gilt edges; marbled endpapers.

Signed Thomas Haywood--leaf 362, recto and verso.
Added Title:
Breeches Bible.
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