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[Blaxton family Bible]

[Blaxton family Bible]

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The Holy Byble : conteynyng the Olde and Newe Testament / set foorth by aucthoritie.
Creator: Blaxton, Henry Parker, Matthew, 1504-1575
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Date: 1575.
Publisher: Imprinted at London by Newgate Market, next vnto Christes Churche, by Richarde Iugge ...],
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Description:
Bound with 2 ms. poems by Henry Blaxton.
Imperfect: t.p., [20] leaves at front; pt.1 leafs 1-17, 19-22, 24; pt.4 leafs 19-21, 121-122, 125-126 wanting.
In five parts. Parts 3-5 have special t.p.'s: The thirde parte of the Byble--The volume of bookes called Apocrypha--The Newe Testament of our Sauiour Jesus Christe.
Includes Book of common prayer.
Numerous errors in paging.
Pages numbered consecutively on recto only.
Place of publication and publisher from colophon.
Preface by Matthew Parker--Cf. NUC pre-1956 imprints.
Signatures: *⁵ [par.]¹⁰ A-C⁸ ²A-2H⁸ 2I⁴ ³A-T⁸ V⁸(-V8) 3A-3M⁸ 3N⁴ ⁴A-P⁸ Q⁶.
The Bible was owned by the Blaxton family in the late sixteenth century. On various pages are the signatures of Elizabeth and Joan, daughter of Godfri. Also the name Digory Gordye?, 1670 and 1672, appears throughout.
Title within illustrated border.
Physical Description:
[20], 252, 159, 99, [1], 126 leaves : ill., maps. ; 22 cm.
642 p. + iii, in various paginations
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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A Book of Her Own
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Object ID: 2013988
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