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Translated from the Latin Vulgate, the Old Testament was first published by the English College at Douay in 1609, the New Testament by the English College at Rheims in 1582. Printed on top quality Bible paper, with an appendix containing a chronological and historical index, a table of references , maps and other helpful matter. 1,392 pages with maps, index, 28 illustrations, family register pages. Includes the Papal Encyclical Letter "On the Study of the Holy Scriptures" by Pope Leo XIII. Gold embossed title and decoration on spine and cover. Gold and red satin ribbon page markers. Leather hardcover, 5 5/8" x 8 1/4" x 1 5/8", 1,392 pp.