ca 1860 Sublime Cassells Illustrated Family Bible, with superb (color) engravings throughout and unmarked family pages - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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   ca 1860 Sublime Cassells Illustrated Family Bible, with superb (color) engravings throughout and unmarked family pages
Size: 12.5" x 10" x 5" 
Publisher: Cassell, Petter & Calpin, London and New York
VERY GOOD (VG) condition
Bible is SOLD
One of the earliest Illustrated Family Bibles published: Cassells illustrated family Bible - complete with color lithographs, many in-text illustrations, extensive commentary and unused family pages!
A lovely - antiquarian quality rebacked - extensively illustrated throughout with engravings. Bound in full polished leather bindings with gold decorated borders on the covers and beuatifully decorated spine. Raised bands, gilt lettered label 'Holy Bible'
The Bible is adorned with extensive in-text and full page illustrations as well as a commentary through footnotes.
With a preface and tables of chronology. 'Illustrated with more than nine hundred highly finished engravings'. Various tables/indices at the end of the Bible as well as a complete Concordance to the Holy Bible. 'designed to furnish a key to the Most Important Passages in the Scriptures.'
This Bible is in an overall VERY GOOD condition. Great (restored) binding. Beautiful engravings. The pages/paper are overall crisp and clean. No writing. Some occasional typical age-related toning and smaller age related damages. Original blank family pages
This is a beautiful antique (color) illustrated Bible!
 
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