The Apocrypha: A Facsimile of the Famous Nonesuch Edition of 1924

By: Bible

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Paper-covered boards with embossed gilt designs and titlesfore-edge deckle. Margins reduced from the original, but otherwise this facsiimile edition is faithful to the original Nonesuch Edition of 1924. Printed on specially manufactured paper designed to resemble the original. A new introduction by Professor Morton S. Enslin. The text is taken from the authorized translation prepared at Cambridge in 1611 for King James I. The volume contains the fourteen books whose inclusion in the Bible has been contested for centuries. These books are: (1) The First and (2) Second Books of Esdras, (3) The Book of Tobit, (4) The Book of Judith, (5) The Rest of the Book of Esther, (6) The Wisdom of Solomon, (7) The Book of Eccliasticus, (8) The Book of Baruch, (9) The Song of the Three Holy Children, (10) The History of Susanna, (11) The History of Bel & The Dragon, (12) The Prayer of Manasses, and (13) The First and (14) Second Book of the Maccabees.. The volume is unmarked and seemingly unread. There is one small rubbed spot on the rear board, which is less than a quarter of an inch in diameter, else as new. The slipcase is very slightly shelf-worn only, else as new. FINE/FINE (slipcase). . 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 238 pp

Title: The Apocrypha: A Facsimile of the Famous Nonesuch Edition of 1924

Author Name: Bible

Categories: Judaica, Religion & Mythology, Bible,

Edition: Facsimile Edition. 1

Publisher: NY, University Books, Inc.: 1962

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 5454

Keywords: Religion; Bible; Apocrypha; Facsimile Editions; Fine Books;