The Byble in Englyshe, that is to saye the Content of All the Holy Scrypture, both of ye Olde and Newe Testament, truly Translated After the Veryte of the Hebrue and Greke Textes, By Ye Dylygent studye of Dyverse excellent Learned Men, Expert in the Foreigne Tongues, etc.

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Paris: F. Regnault. London: Rychard Grafton and Edward Whitchurch, 1539.


Folio. Contemporary leather binding. Title page and about nine leaves in facsimilie. Title page by Harris. Other facsimilies relating to Cranmer’s First Great Bible (1540) are laid in. Woodcut illustrations throughout. Known as “The Great Bible.”



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