CARY GRAPHIC ARTS COLLECTION
Leaf from a Great Bible
Whitchurche, Edwarde, 1539-1561
A revision by Coverdale of Matthew's Bible under the patronage of Thomas Cromwell; hence sometimes known as "Cromwell's Bible." The first editions were large folios. In 1538 an order was given to the clergy that "one boke of the whole Bible, in the largest volumes, in Englyshe, sett up in summe convenient place within the churche that ye have cure of, whereat your parishioners may most commodiously resort to the same and rede yt."
Rochester Institute of Technology - RIT Libraries - Cary Graphic Arts Collection
Ege, Otto F., 1888-1951
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Dimensions of Original:
30.8 x 19.8 cm
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Original Leaves from Famous Bibles
England - London
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