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  • Collection: Bibles, prayer and psalm books

[New Testament without psalms]

"Eight Testaments without psalmes", "fyue testaments", "testaments in octavo"

[New Testament with psalms]

"two [Testaments] with psalmes", "two testaments and psalmes with guylt", "three other Testaments and psalmes"

Jesu Christi D.N. Novum Testamentum, Theodoro Beza interprete

A translation of the New Testament from Greek into Latin by French Protestant theologan Théodore de Bèze.

The Book of Common Prayer

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The Book of Common Prayer was the first prayer book to set out the words to be spoken in church services in English rather than in Latin. It was first published in 1549 under the reign of Edward VI. In 1626 the most up-to-date version of the Book of…

The whole Book of Psalms, collected into English Metre

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An English translation of the psalms in metre, containing sheet music of suggested tunes. The edition pictured is bound in the same volume as a Bible.

The Bible, that is, the Holy Scriptures, contained in the Old and New Testament

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The edition pictured, from the St. Nicholas Cathedral Library, is the Geneva Bible translation. This was first published in 1560 and was one of the first widely available translations of the Bible in English, predating the King James Bible by 50…

[Prayer book]

"Six little praier books guilded"