In a 'As New' condition: an extensive and comprehensive 1881 Illustrated Antique Family Bible including
numerous full page (many Gustave
Dore) engravings, chromolithographs (color engravings) and
Gold gilt pages and exquisitely shaped closing clasps. This large and pristine Family Bible has intricate
decorated covers (showing various Bible
scenes, including the Last Supper) and spine, all with the gold-letter text "Holy Bible
- References " and "The Old and New Versions of the New Testament - 2500 illustrations". The Bible text is
the King James for the Old and New Testaments and the Apocrypha plus
a printing of the Revised Version for the New Testament.
Besides the Bible text
itself, there are
extensive other resources included, like: Apocrypha, the Psalms in Metre;
color maps; Complete
History of All the Books of the Bible, beautifully illustrated; Cities
and Towns of the Bible, with descriptive
scenes and events; Biblical Scenery; Manners and Customs of the
Ancients; History of the Translation of the Bible; The Tabernacle
and Solomon's Temple; Scenes in the Life of Christ;
Gallery of Scripture Illustrations;; and much more, including a complete concordance
and a Comprehensive Bible Dictionary. "Over 2500 Scripture
Illustrations on Steel, Wood and in Colors."
the front and blank never used family registry pages before the New Testament - also
pages for family pictures in the back!
This Bible is in a PRISTINE and
EXCELLENT condition. The
Bible's binding, spine and cover are professionally restored and the Bible can be used
daily (with care as always).
Bible. Minor typical wear for its age. Clean covers and spine.
family pages and original fully functional clasps.
An amazing PRISTINE illustrated antique