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[Bible. O.T. Genesis. English. Hunnis. 1578]
A hyve fvll of hunnye: contayning the Firste Booke of Moses, called Genesis. Tvrned into English meetre, by VVilliam Hunnis, one of the Gent. of her Maiesties Chappel, and Maister to the children of the same. Seene and allowed, accordinge to the order appointed.
Imprinted at London in Fleetstreete, neere vnto Saint Dunstans Church, by Thomas Marsh, 1578. Cum priuilegio.
[4], 132 leaves : wdcut illus., geneal. tables; 18.5 cm. (4º)

First edition. Signatures: pi

Copy Notes Stamped in red on the title-page with the book stamp of 'Edmd. Robbins'. Traces of removed earlier bookplate. Ink inscription on front pastedown may be a library shelfmark or a bookseller's code.

Binding C18th calf, gilt double-ruled borders and spine, spine-label lost.

Reference Number 3982


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