1572 2nd Edition Bishops Bible Leaf (2nd Thessalonians, Famous Rapture Passage)
This leaf contains the famous rapture verses from 1st Thessalonians and the title page to 2nd Thessalonians.
In April 1571 the Convocation of the Province of Canterbury ordered that copies of this edition should be placed in every cathedral, and as far as possible in every Church; and enjoined every ecclesiastical dignitary to exhibit a copy in a prominent place in his house for the use of his servants and guests.
This leaf is in good antiquarian condition. It measures about 11" X 16 with some browning and will come with a Certificate of Authenticity.
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Located in Group 1:5