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The Resource The Holy Bible: : containing the Old and New Testaments: together with the Apocrypha:, translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by the special command of King James I. of England. With marginal notes and references. To which are added, an index; an alphabetical table of all the names in the Old and New Testaments, with their significations; tables of Scripture weights, measures, and coins, &c. &c. Embellished with three maps and twenty seven historical engravings., (electronic resource)

The Holy Bible: : containing the Old and New Testaments: together with the Apocrypha:, translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by the special command of King James I. of England. With marginal notes and references. To which are added, an index; an alphabetical table of all the names in the Old and New Testaments, with their significations; tables of Scripture weights, measures, and coins, &c. &c. Embellished with three maps and twenty seven historical engravings., (electronic resource)

Label
The Holy Bible: : containing the Old and New Testaments: together with the Apocrypha:
Title
The Holy Bible:
Title remainder
containing the Old and New Testaments: together with the Apocrypha:
Statement of responsibility
translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by the special command of King James I. of England. With marginal notes and references. To which are added, an index; an alphabetical table of all the names in the Old and New Testaments, with their significations; tables of Scripture weights, measures, and coins, &c. &c. Embellished with three maps and twenty seven historical engravings.
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AOX
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Bible
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1729-1785
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fletcher, John
Label
The Holy Bible: : containing the Old and New Testaments: together with the Apocrypha:, translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by the special command of King James I. of England. With marginal notes and references. To which are added, an index; an alphabetical table of all the names in the Old and New Testaments, with their significations; tables of Scripture weights, measures, and coins, &c. &c. Embellished with three maps and twenty seven historical engravings., (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/SHAW2/52133
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819. Supplements
  • The Old Testament has separate t.p. with imprint: Philadelphia: Printed an published by Mathew Carey, No. 122, Market-Street. 1806
  • The New Testament, p. [3], 836-1046, has separate t.p. with imprint: Philadelphia: Printed by Mathew Carey, No. 122, Market-Street. M.DCCC.VI
  • Text printed in two columns
  • Plates engraved by James Akin, William Harrison, Benjamin Tanner, Cornelius Tiebout, and H.W. Weston
  • In a letter to Mathew Carey, dated Nov. 4, 1806, Edward Cotton ordered "one hundred common quarto Bibles of your edition" with his name in the imprint. Cf. Lea and Febiger Collection, Historical Society of Pennsylvania
  • Signatures: pi2 A-2T8 2U2 2X-3R4 chi4 3S-4Z4 5A1
  • Not in: Shaw & Shoemaker; Hills, M.T. Engl. Bible in Amer.; Clarkin, W. M. Carey
  • "Judea, Palestine, or the Holy Land."--p. 1047-1048
  • "An index to the Holy bible; or, An account of the most remarkable passages in the books of the Old and New Testaments: pointing to the time wherein they happened, and to the places of Scripture wherein they are recorded."--p. [1049]-1066
  • "An alphabetical table of the proper names in the Old and New Testaments; together with the meaning or signification of the words in their original languages."--p. [1067]-1073
  • "A concise view of the evidences of the Christian religion: by J. Fletcher."--[1] p. at end
Control code
000379435
Dimensions
28 cm (4to)
Extent
[4], 676, [1], 682-834, [3], 836-1073, [1] p., 30 leaves of plates (2 folded)
Note
  • Library Company copy has laid in at p. 49: Daily Bible readings, containing a Scripture passage for each morning and evening in the year. Printed for the Mass. Bible Society; impression of a now-missing owner's label on front board: Nathaniel G. Page.
  • Library Company copy is the gift of Michael Zinman.
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000379435
  • (OCoLC)327785532
Label
The Holy Bible: : containing the Old and New Testaments: together with the Apocrypha:, translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by the special command of King James I. of England. With marginal notes and references. To which are added, an index; an alphabetical table of all the names in the Old and New Testaments, with their significations; tables of Scripture weights, measures, and coins, &c. &c. Embellished with three maps and twenty seven historical engravings., (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/SHAW2/52133
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819. Supplements
  • The Old Testament has separate t.p. with imprint: Philadelphia: Printed an published by Mathew Carey, No. 122, Market-Street. 1806
  • The New Testament, p. [3], 836-1046, has separate t.p. with imprint: Philadelphia: Printed by Mathew Carey, No. 122, Market-Street. M.DCCC.VI
  • Text printed in two columns
  • Plates engraved by James Akin, William Harrison, Benjamin Tanner, Cornelius Tiebout, and H.W. Weston
  • In a letter to Mathew Carey, dated Nov. 4, 1806, Edward Cotton ordered "one hundred common quarto Bibles of your edition" with his name in the imprint. Cf. Lea and Febiger Collection, Historical Society of Pennsylvania
  • Signatures: pi2 A-2T8 2U2 2X-3R4 chi4 3S-4Z4 5A1
  • Not in: Shaw & Shoemaker; Hills, M.T. Engl. Bible in Amer.; Clarkin, W. M. Carey
  • "Judea, Palestine, or the Holy Land."--p. 1047-1048
  • "An index to the Holy bible; or, An account of the most remarkable passages in the books of the Old and New Testaments: pointing to the time wherein they happened, and to the places of Scripture wherein they are recorded."--p. [1049]-1066
  • "An alphabetical table of the proper names in the Old and New Testaments; together with the meaning or signification of the words in their original languages."--p. [1067]-1073
  • "A concise view of the evidences of the Christian religion: by J. Fletcher."--[1] p. at end
Control code
000379435
Dimensions
28 cm (4to)
Extent
[4], 676, [1], 682-834, [3], 836-1073, [1] p., 30 leaves of plates (2 folded)
Note
  • Library Company copy has laid in at p. 49: Daily Bible readings, containing a Scripture passage for each morning and evening in the year. Printed for the Mass. Bible Society; impression of a now-missing owner's label on front board: Nathaniel G. Page.
  • Library Company copy is the gift of Michael Zinman.
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000379435
  • (OCoLC)327785532

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