London: Charles Bill and the Executrix of Thomas Newcombe; G. Croom for the Company of Stationers, 1707; 1705.
Engraved title-page. 8vo. Early 19th-century full diced Russia, preserving original 18th-century brass clasps and catches, clasps engraved with the initials “R“ and “D,” rebacked, preserving spine, a.e.g. Covers lightly worn, textblock trimmed, touching headings, edges of title and first few leaves worn, dampstain at lower margin of first few leaves, soiling and browning throughout ESTC N11371; Darlow & Moule 701 (with 1708 engraved title). Provenance: Robert Dewhurst, b. 1682 (initials engraved on clasps, calligraphic ownership inscription on ffep, Dewhurst family register on versos of New Testament and Psalms title-pages). Item #265207
An early 18th century Bible belonging to Robert Dewhurst and family, with an elaborate full-page calligraphic ownership inscription on the ffep and Dewhurst’s initials engraved onto the binding clasps.
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