Raamattu'. An elaborate extensively (some color) illustrated and
comprehensive edition of a RARE American Family Holy Bible
in the FINNISH language (printed in the US by AJ Holman), including
numerous full page Gustave
Dore engravings (different galleries), astounding chromolithographs (color engravings) and color maps.
This gorgeous Family Bible has
intricate gold-embedded decorated covers and spine, all with the gold-letter texts
in Finnish and fully
functional closing clasps.
There are extensive other
resources included, like: the Apocrypha, colored maps, extensive
illustrated dictionary, illustrated introduction to the books of the
Bible, Hofmanns New Testament gallery, color parables and much much more (see
There is a blank presentation
page in the front. Between the Old and New Testament are the
Holy Matrimony page and pages for recording births,
deaths and marriages. Pages for family photos at the end.
This Bible is in a VERY GOOD to
EXCELLENT and DAILY USABLE condition. The
Bible's binding, spine and cover are holding well
and this Bible can be used daily with care (as always).
Very little wear for its age. Some scruffs and very minor
damages to the covers and spine. Small starting crack in the leather
at the spine. Original marriage certificate and
A delicious FINISH antique Family Holy Bible!