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BIBLE, Welsh. Y Bibl Cyssegr-lan sef yr Hen Destament a'r Newydd. London: by Bonham Norton for John Bill, 1620.

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BIBLE, Welsh. Y Bibl Cyssegr-lan sef yr Hen Destament a'r Newydd. London: by Bonham Norton for John Bill, 1620.

Two parts in one volume, 2° (355 x 225mm). Title within woodcut border (torn with loss to lower left corner supplied in manuscript facsimile and laid down), woodcut initials, head- and tailpieces, calendar partly printed in red, final blank leaf to Old Testament, title to New Testament within woodcut border. (A few tears repaired, mostly marginal, last leaf of text torn and repaired with some letters in manuscript facsimile, lacks final blank leaf, margins trimmed occasionally touching border to headline and marginal notes.) 19th-century brown morocco gilt, by Bedford, edges gilt.

Second edition of the complete Bible in Welsh, revised from the 1588 edition by Richard Parry, bishop of St.Asaph and following the Authorised Version. Copies were supplied to all the churches in Wales and it still remains the standard version of the Welsh Bible. STC 2348; Darlow & Moule 9585; Libri Walliae (1987) 354
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