1885 Exquisite Antique Family Parallel Bible, full-page (color) (Dore) engravings, blank family pages and clasps - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

Go to content

Main menu:

Family Bibles >
     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 easy comparison.
 Additionally 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 Testament are 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.  Complete Bible. 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
Back to content | Back to main menu