The Holy Bible: Containing All the Books of the Old and New Testaments, King James Version (The Pennyroyal Caxton Bible)

By: MOSER, Barry (designer & illustrator)

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Book Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


First printing of the first trade edition. A beautiful version of the Holy Bible designed and illustrated by artist and book designer Barry Moser and named "The Pennyroyal Caxton Bible". The text is that of the King James version, with the entirety of the Books of the Old and New Testaments, presented without verse numbers and in two columns per page. Includes 232 engraved Moser illustrations, depicting scenes from the Garden of Eden to the Passion of Christ. Originally released as a limited edition of 400 copies, this trade edition was published by Viking Studio in order to allow a wider audience to experience the book. A newsclip article about this edition is laid in. --- In full ivory cloth-covered boards with three crosses in gilt to cover, gilt-stamped spine titling and sewn-in satin ribbon bookmark. Simple off-white jacket with titling and crosses in gilt. --- An about Fine copy: clean, tightly-bound and bright. Jacket with a little creasing and slight sunning to edges, minor back panel soiling, else intact and protected in removable archival mylar protector.; Quarto - 11 to 13 in. tall; (16), 994, (10) pages

Title: The Holy Bible: Containing All the Books of the Old and New Testaments, King James Version (The Pennyroyal Caxton Bible)

Author Name: MOSER, Barry (designer & illustrator)

Categories: >>Religion and Spirituality, >>Illustrated Classics,

Publisher: New York, Viking Studio: 1999

ISBN Number: 0670887978

ISBN Number 13: 9780670887972

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Stock No.: 83566