London, South Kensington
28 May 1999
BINDING -- The Holy Bible containing the Olde Testament and the New, London: Robert Barker, 1614. 8, with 'she' reading in Ruth III, 15, woodcut genealogies by John Speed, double-page map and titles (first few leaves of genealogies detached, occasional light spotting), 17th-century embroidered binding of green, blue and yellow flowers in satin about and within a central circle of silver wire, spine divided into 6 panels each containing a flower head (covers detached, lightly rubbed). Herbert 333; STC 2233. Sold as a binding, not subject to return.
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