1885 Exquisite Antique Family Parallel Bible, full-page (color)
(Dore) engravings, blank family pages and clasps
Size: 12.5" x 10" x 4.5"
Publisher: Bible Publishing House, New York
VERY GOOD and DAILY USABLE condition
Bible is SOLD
An 1885 exquisite, antique, (color) illustrated
Pronouncing Edition Family Holy Bible, including
numerous full page (with many Gustave Dore) engravings, color
plates, and chromolithographs (color engravings)
and maps. Gold gilt pages and original closing clasps. Beautiful embossed and gold decorated covers showing Bible
scenes and a 5-raised band spine with the gold letter texts:
"Holy Bible", "Pronouncing
Parallel Bible" and "Bible Dictionary and Cities of the
Bible - 2500
illustrations". This Bible presents both the King James and the 1881
Revised Version in for the Old and New Testament in parallel columns for
there are extensive other amazing resources included, like: the
Apocrypha, color maps, Psalms in Metre;
the Books of the Bible, biographical and historical; Cities of the
Bible; Patriarchs, Priests, Prophets and Kings;
Biographical Sketches of the Translators and Reformers; Four Thousand Questions and Answers and much
much more, also including a New Self-Pronouncing Dictionary of the Holy Bible; Complete
Concordance, Parables with color illustrations, and so on.... Beautiful
(COLOR) illustrations throughout.
Blank presentation page in the
front. Between the Old and New
pages for recording births, deaths and marriages. Pages for photo's
in the back.
This Bible is in a VERY GOOD and DAILY USABLE condition. The
Bible's binding, spine and cover have been VERY professionally
(antiquarian quality) restored
and this Bible can be used without any concerns.
Minor (edge) wear and light browning for its age. Some scruffs and smaller
damages to the covers and spine. Restored unmarked family pages.
An EXQUISITE color, unmarked and
clasped Antique Family Bible