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Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain)

On the first of January next will be published in numbers, price 6d. each, to be continued weekly (or in parts containing eight numbers, prices 4s.), the whole intended to form two large volumes in quarto, The Holy Bible, including the Old and New Testaments, and the Apocrypha : according to the authorised version, with notes, explanatory and practical.

London : Printed by Law and Gilbert, St. John's Square, [1813]
Physical Description:
1 sheet ([2] pages) ; 28 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
BS185.1817a L5+ Oversize
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"Bartlett's Buildings, July 26, 1813. Family Bible."--Head of caption title, page [1].
"The notes will be taken, upon all subjects connected with doctrine and discipline, from the most eminent writers of the United Church of England and Ireland : in matters unconnected with those subjects, recourse will occasionally be had to other authorities : the marginal references will be added : together with appropriate introductions, tables, indexes, maps & plans : the whole intended to form a family bible for general use : arranged under the sanction of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge : and dedicated, by permission, to the Most Reverend, the Lord Archbishop of Canterbury by George D'Oyly, B.D. & Richard, Mant, M.A. His Grace's domestic chaplains."--Page [1], continued.
"To be printed at the expence of the Society for promoting Christian knowledge, at the Clarendon Press, Oxford, by Bensley, Cooke, and Collingwood, printers to the University; and sold by F.C. and J. Rivington, booksellers to the Society, No. 62, St. Paul's Church-Yard; and by all other booksellers in the United Kingdom."--Page [1].
BAC: British Art Center copy inscribed: The Rev. J. Ford.
Subject Terms:
Bensley, Cooke, and Collingwood -- Printer.
Bible. English. Authorized. 1817.
Book industries and trade -- England.
Ford, J., Rev. -- Autograph.
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain)
Oxford University Press.
D'Oyly, George, 1778-1846.
Mant, Richard, 1776-1848.
Law and Gilbert, printer.

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