1839 Complete Dutch Church NT Bible with Psalter, Hymnal and Prayers, and large heavy silver clasp - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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    1839 Complete Dutch Church NT Bible with Psalter, Hymnal and Prayers, and large heavy silver clasp 
Size: 6" x 3.5" x 2.25" thick
Publisher: Johannes Enschede en zonen, Haarlem
WELL preserved and VERY GOOD condition

Price: $115.00

A church book size COMPLETE Netherlands - Dutch Church Book / Bible  from 1839 in a WELL PRESERVED condition. It has an original full dark cloth cover with a  large (original, intricate and quite heavy) silver closing clasp.
This book - intended to be brought to and used in church ('bijbel met zilverwerk')- contains the complete text of the Bible - New Testament ('Statenvertaling - State Bible') and is bound with "het Boek der Psalmen" (book of psalms), with all Biblical psalms set to music and "Nevens de Gezangen bij de Hervormde Kerk van Nederland", a collection of hymns used in the Netherlands Reformed Churches printed in 1840. The last section of this Bible/Church Book contains a Catechism (Catechismus of the Netherlands Reformed Churches)
The Bible's binding, spine are in good working working order (handle with care, it is getting weak). All pages are present  and in a very good condition. Clean pages. Fully functional original large silver clasp.
An attractive silver-clasped Dutch church book.
 
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