1995 Majestic MINT Limited Edition: The Holy Bible with Illustrations from The Vatican Library - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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    1995 Majestic MINT Limited Edition: The Holy Bible with Illustrations from The Vatican Library
Size: 14 1/4" x 10 1/4", 3.5" thick
Translation: New Revised Standard Version (NSRV)
Publisher: Turner Publishing
PRISTINE and EXCELLENT condition

Price: $425.00

This is a beautifully produced deluxe edition of the “Holy Bible With Illustrations from the Vatican Library” published by Turner Publishing - Oxford University Press in a limited edition in 1995. "The Most Magnificent Bible ever published" (according to Easton Press). Includes 17 Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books and a 16-pages Family Records Album.

This beautiful large Bible is bound in beautiful red/purple cloth with gold stamped decorations and features a hubbed spine, intricate 22-kt gold stamping to the covers and spine, endpapers,  and all edges gilt. Comes with protective matching storage slipbox.

This Bible contains historic masterpieces of Renaissance art taken from more than 30 volumes in the Vatican Library and bookmaking with the modern text of the Bible most widely accepted by all religious denominations. It is designed with six-color printing throughout on specially made archival paper. First (and only) edition. With ninety color reproductions of the original paintings commissioned by the Duke of Urbino and a wealth of hand-drawn decorative artwork from the Vatican library - 263 works of Bible-inspired Renaissance art and 407 ornate decorative elements. All illustrations produced with a six-color printing process, including a special metallic, golden ink formulated exclusively for this edition. Folio. 1,269 pages.

The books features are:
Premium Cloth coverss with Distinctive Cover Designs
Classic "hubbed" spines
Elegant gilded page ends
Long lasting high-quality, acid-neutral paper
Thread sewn pages for strength and durability
Handsome readable typefaces

This is a brand new Holy Bible in PRISTINE and EXCELLENT condition. Features extensive "Family History Pages", including pages for marriages, births, deaths, baptism, confirmations, etc., which are all like new and original condition without any personalization.
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