Title: The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, Together with the Apocrypha: Translated our of the Original Tongues, and With the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, by the Special Command of King James I, of England, 1802. Second Worcester Edition
Author: Isaiah Thomas
Publisher: Printed in Worcester, Massachusetts, for Isaiah Thomas
An early 19th century edition of Isaiah Thomas’ Holy Bible, printed in quarto format. Though not an exact reprint of the 1793 first edition of the Worcester Bible printed by Thomas, there are similarities noted between the Old Testaments, the New Testament being a completely new text.
One volume in quarto, 960 pages
This volume is in good shape, with heavy rubbing and wear to the binding. There is foxing and toning throughout, heavier to the title page, which is lacking the lower half. The first 14 pages are heavily frayed at the edges. Page 449 is detached and heavily worn and torn. There is damp staining to the first and last leaves, and a small wormhole to the upper right corner of the last three leaves.