BIBLIA, Das Ist: Die Heilige Schrift Altes Neues Testaments [Saur Bible].
Christoph Saur: Germantown, PA, 1743. Item #99-2199
10 x 7.75, full leather, (1), 9-995, 277; (9)pp, covers heavily worn, spine sunned with shallow cracks, front cover holed at spoine, one leather and metal clasp remains, missing two metal corner protectors, missing prelims, title page badly chipped and holed and yellowed mounted on yellowed page, pp badly browned and finger soiled, a very well used copy but at some point with hinge reinforcement, lacking first four leaves of Genesis, end papers, lacking 3 New Testament leaves. In nice, new cloth-over-wood slipcase. THE FIRST FOREIGN LANGUAGE BIBLE PRINTED IN AMERICA AND ONLY THE SECOND BIBLE TO BE PRINTED IN AMERICA!