A presumed first edition copy (nd, introduction dated 1835) of this selection "published to commemorate the completion of the third century from the first printing of the English Bible by Miles Coverdale, in October, 1535".
Black silk boards, edgeworn and slightly marked and bubbled, upper 4cm of spine missing. Front inner hinge split, binding otherwise secure. Page edges, eps and title page browned/grubby, pencil notes top front pastedown, otherwise internally unmarked. 144, 24, 20 pp; 2 illus title pages.