In beautifully preserved condition: A
VERY thick and comprehensive, extensively illustrated
'Standard' edition of a Family Holy Family Bible, including
numerous full page Gustave
Dore engravings, chromolithographs (color engravings) and
Gold gilt pages. This large and
loaded antique Family Bible has
intricate gold-embedded decorated covers (depicting scenes of the Bible,
including the Nativity) and spine, all with the gold-letter text "Holy Bible
- The Parallel Bible",
and, "The Old and New
Versions in Parallel Columns- 2500 illustrations". The Bible
text is both the King James and the Revised Version for Old and New
Additionally there are
extensive other resources included, like: the Psalms in Metre; History of the
Translations of the Bible; color maps;
Complete History of All Books of the Bible, beautifully illustrated;
Cities and Towns of the Bible; 100,000
marginal references and readings;
Biblical Scenery; Manners and
Customs of the Ancients; the Tabernacles and Solomon's Temple;
Scenes in the Life of Christ and the Life of St. Paul; Bible Text
events illustrated, a Dore Gallery of
Scripture Illustrations, and much more, including a Cruden's concordance; Dr.
W.M. Smith's Bible Dictionary and the Parables of Jesus in
beautiful color illustrations. "The Whole Embellished with 2000
Scripture Illustrations on Steel,. Wood and in Colors."
There is a blank presentation
page in the front. Between the Old and New Testament are the
Holy Matrimony page and the unmarked pages for recording births,
deaths and marriages.
Pages for family pictures in the back.
This Bible is in a VERY GOOD (VG)
to EXCELLENT (E) and Daily Useable
Bible's binding, spine and cover have been VERY professionally
(antiquarian quality) restored and this Bible can be used without
No writings, complete Bible. Clean pages. Original unmarked
family history pages. Pristine covers
with some very minor bumps and scratches.
A VERY ATTRACTIVE 'loaded'
illustrated Family Bible