A Leaf from the 1611 King James Bible. With “The Noblest Monument of English Prose” by John Livingston Lowes & “The Printing of the King James Bible” by Louis I. Newman.

San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1937. Folio, [2], xxi, [2] pp., single leaf inserted, printed in red, blue, gold and black. Original quarter cloth, paper boards printed to look like cloth, label affixed to backstrip. Minor foxing to paper boards, corners bumped, internally bright; very good. Limited to 300 copies printed at the Grabhorn Press. The leaf in this copy is a choice one, Judges 20:1-44 (the Israelites punish the Benjamites) one of the major battles of the Bible. Chalmers, A Checklist of Leaf Books, 72. Heller and Magee 275. (Item Id: 108232)

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