1895 Amazing Pictorial Family Combination Bible, (color) full-page (Gustave Dore) engravings,
clasps, unmarked family pages
Size: 12" x 10" x 4.5"
Publisher: AJ Holmans
VERY GOOD to EXCELLENT and DAILY USABLE condition
Bible is SOLD
condition! An extensively (partly color)
illustrated Pictorial edition of a Red-Letter (the Words of Christ
printed in red) Family Holy Combination Bible, including numerous full page
(Gustave Dore) engravings, chromolithographs (color
engravings) and color maps. Gold gilt pages and closing clasps. This antique and
attractive Family Bible has
intricate gold-embedded decorated covers (depicting scenes and
verses of the Bible) and spine, all with the gold-letter text "Holy
Bible", "Self-Pronouncing Holy Bible" and "Combination
Edition - 2000 Illustrations". The Bible text is
the King James for the Old and New Testament showing the revisions
to the KJV by the Revised Version via a system of footnotes.
Additionally there are
extensive other resources included, like: Psalms in Metre;
History of the Religious Denominations of the World; Description of
the Israelitish Tabernacle; History of
the Books of the Holy Bible; Story of the Old Testament Heroes;
Galleries of Scripture Illustrations; the Wanderings in the
Wilderness; Cities and Towns of the Bible; Natural History of the
Bible; Biographical Sketches of the Translators and Reformers;
Proverbs of Solomon; Bible Stories for the Young; Hofmann's Gallery
of New testament Illustrations; Four thousand
questions and answers, Thorvaldsen Gallery; and much more, including a complete Cruden's concordance; Dr. W.M. Smith's Bible Dictionary, and the Parables of Jesus in
beautiful color illustrations.
Blank presentation page. Between
the Old and New Testament are the unmarked/blank Holy Matrimony page
and pages for recording births, deaths and marriages.
This Bible is in a VEY GOOD to
EXCELLENT and DAILY USABLE condition. The
Bible's binding, spine and cover are in a solid, professionally
restored condition and this Bible can easily be used on a daily
No writings, complete Bible. Clean pages and undamaged.
Amazing condition. Restored family pages, with engraved marriage certificate.
An extensive and pristine color family combination Bible