Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments King James version of 1611

Scope and Content

Hardback published by the British and Foreign Bible Society at Cambridge University Press. There are nine quotations typed out on separate pieces of paper from both the Old and the New Testaments in addition to three prayers: 'An Elizabethan Prayer For Our Enemies'; a copy of a prayer found written on a piece of wrapping paper in Ravensbruck Concentration Camp; the third is a prayer cut out from a service programme. Also, two pages torn from the 'Vistors Guide to Southwold' Psalm numbers are written in pencil on both pages this is continued on another sheet of paper, all written in pencil. Annotation on inside cover in Imogen Holst's hand reads: 'According to computer test Nov 1963 only the following by St Paul:- Romans, I &11 Corinthians, Galitians, Philemon.'

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This material is made available under the standard conditions of the Britten-Pears Foundation. Readers will be required to produce proof of identity and to sign a Reader’s Undertaking form.