In-Quarto King James Bible

The Holy Bible : containing the Old Testament and the New newly translated out of the original tongues

London: Robert Barker, 1613. In-quarto

STC (2nd ed.) / 2227. Darlow & Moule 249.
STROZIER, Special Collections Vault -- BS185 1613.L6. Carothers p. 42

Pages displayed: Title-page of the New Testament. The engraved border was reduced from the large border of the folio first edition


Second quarto edition of the King James Version. In the following years many other editions were published in smaller formats, leading to the replacement of the Geneva Bible as a study Bible, as the KJV had replaced the Bishop’s Bible as a liturgical one in the use of Anglican Churches.