Thomas Baskett Bible. 1753 KJV Bible Folio Leaves Printed by Thomas Baskett - MASSIVE FOLIO LEAVES. Despite this versions obvious attractiveness however it earned the nickname A Baskett-ful of Errors due to the large number of typographical mistakes.
12mo measuring about 130x70mm unpaginated full brown calf with inlaid black oval monograms on front and back gilt-stamped vase decorations on spine marbled endpages former owners 1788 label on front paste-down name is Mary Hall in brown cloth-covered solander box. Boase records that Thomas Baskett used Sturts illustrations for his Bibles of 1721 1723 and 1751. Condition--not specified AMAZING BIBLE LEAVES - More Than 268 years old Quantity.
In some of these there is an engraved title-page.
Condition--not specified AMAZING BIBLE LEAVES - More Than 268 years old Quantity. Neu durchgesehen und nach dem vom Deutschen Evangelischen Kirchenausschuß genehmigter Text. Thomas Baskett London Condition. By His Majesties special command appointed to be read in churches Erschienen.