vintage, likely never used exquisitely decorated leather bound Bible with it's original
brass (also decorated) clasp. As per the title page: "The pictorial Home Bible,
devotional and explanatory: containing the Old and New Testaments,
with the Apocrypha, Concordance and Marginal References...with
companion articles, written expressly for this edition, and founded on
the standard evangelical authorities; the whole forming a popular
cyclopedia explanatory of the Scriptures. The Holy Bible and its
history; analysis of the Bible; books of the Old and New testaments;
Bible animals; trees, plants, flowers and fruits of Scripture, Eastern
manners and customs; the forty years' wanderings; Jewish worship;
idols and idolatry of the ancients; countries and nations of the
Bible; the Holy Land; the city and environment of Jerusalem;
historical connection of the Old and New Testaments; Bible prophecies
and their fulfillments; Immanuel, our Lord Jesus Christ; missionary
travels of the apostle Paul; the Bible in historical order; symbolical
language of Scripture; chronological index to the Holy Bible; key to antiquated
words of Scripture; Jewish weights, measures, etc....with over five
hundred illustrative engravings on steel, copper, and in colors...1874"
Bible is in a overall EXCELLENT condition. There are NO ripped or missing
pages nor any coloring or staining or rough edges. No writing in this
Bible! The hinges are in a excellent (professionally restored) condition and
are ready for another 100+ years. There is
some wear to the edges of the front cover and areas on the leather. On
the cover the names of Mr. and Mrs. Joel L. Bassett are embossed in
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Antique Dutch Family
Publisher: Flint & Co.,
Philadelphia, Pa., Cincinnati, Ohio and Springfield,
Translation: King James Version
Size: 12 1/2" x 10" x 3"
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