1787 RARE Alexander Kincaid Scottish HOLY BIBLE Scotland Edinburgh + Paraphrases

Holy Bible

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Alexander Kincaid was a famous 18th-century Scottish printer who is best known for printing works of David Hume, John Milton, Adam Smith, and a fine edition of the Holy Bible. Scottish Bibles from the 18th-century are notably rare and this example is no exception. Published in 1787, this particular Bible is bound with the Church of Scotland’s 1799 edition of ‘Translations and Paraphrases’ – a collection of several scripture passages prepared in poetic form.

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1787 RARE Alexander Kincaid Scottish HOLY BIBLE Scotland Edinburgh + Paraphrases

 

Alexander Kincaid was a famous 18th-century Scottish printer who is best known for printing works of David Hume, John Milton, Adam Smith, and a fine edition of the Holy Bible. Scottish Bibles from the 18th-century are notably rare and this example is no exception. Published in 1787, this particular Bible is bound with the Church of Scotland’s 1799 edition of ‘Translations and Paraphrases’ – a collection of several scripture passages prepared in poetic form.

 

Item number: #10329

Price: $599

 

Holy Bible

 

The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments: Newly translated out of the original tongues; and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by His Majesty’s special command. Appointed to be read in churches.

 

Edinburgh: Printed by the assigns of Alexander Kincaid, His Majesty’s printer, MDCCLXXXVII. [1787]

 

Details:

  • Collation: Complete
    • ‘The Holy Bible’
      • Edinburgh: Printed by Alexander Kincaid, 1787
      • Books included: Genesis-Psalms
    • ‘Psalms of David in Metre’
      • Edinburgh: Printed by Alexander Kincaid, 1787
    • ‘Translations and Paraphrases, in verse’
      • Edinburgh: printed and sold by J. Dickson, 1799.
    • Provenance: Handwritten – John Sutherland
    • Language: English
    • Binding: Leather; tight & secure
    • Size: ~8.75in X 5.5in (22cm x 14cm)
    • Quite rare

 

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10329

Categories

Arts & Architecture

Religion

Authors

Holy Bible

Printing Date

18th Century

Language

English

Binding

Leather

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete