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
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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