- chromolithograph (color) - illustrated Antique -
National Comprehensive Family Bible has ornate brass
corners, fully functional metal clasps and gold gilt pages,
It is in a beautifully preserved, VERY GOOD condition.
It contains a large number of attractive, very rare (for
this publishing date) and well preserved stunning color engravings
and maps. The Bible (King
James version) itself
contains an extensive on-page Scott and Henry commentary (reads like a modern day study
National Comprehensive Family Bible - the Holy Bible with the
commentaries of Scott and Henry and containing many thousand
critical and explanatory notes ... the commentaries condensed and
the whole edited by the Rev John Eadie ... "
from the Old and New Testament, there is a beautifully
decorated, family registry and portrait section (with
writings from pervious owners), various
tables and indices and
an extensive Concordance (Biblical Cyclopedia).
This Bible is in a VERY GOOD condition. Binding
is holding well, you can use
the Bible daily (with care as always). All pages are present, no writings, no tears.
Some browning of the paper - a little occasional foxing. The covers and
spine as well as the lithographs are quite pristine. Used/written family registry pages.
A beautiful English antique family Bible