Two 1599 Geneva Bible Leaves (Jeremiah 50-51, Famous Babylon Passage)
Title: Two 1599 Geneva Bible Leaves (Jeremiah 50-51, Famous Babylon Passage)
Description: You Get two leaves of the 1599 Geneva Bible Leaf Printed by Christopher Barker with Jeremiah 50 and 51.
These leaves have an interesting story. Up Until The 19th Century, men went around unhorse drawn carts collecting bones and rags (cloth). the bones were used to make glue and the rags (cloth) were used to make pages much as wood pulp is used today. They earned the nickname "rag and bone men".
Size: quarto 9.5 x 7.5 and will come with a certificate of authenticity.
Condition: This leaf is in good antiquarian condition with some soiling/browning.