'Die Heilige Schrift des Alten and
Neuen Testamentes ... Illustrirte Volksausgabe'. An elaborate extensively (some color) illustrated and
comprehensive edition of a Roman Catholic Family Holy Bible
in the German (Deutsch) language (printed in the US by John Potter), including
numerous full page Gustave Dore engravings,
astounding chromolithographs (color engravings) and color maps.
This gorgeous Family Bible has intricate gold-embedded decorated
covers and spine, all with the gold-letter text "Heilige
Schriift". Gold gilt pages and original fully functional cross
shaped closing clasps.
There are extensive other
resources included, like: colored maps, extensive
illustrated dictionary (Katholischen Bible Worterbuch), illustrated introduction to the books of the
Bible, extensive in-text illustrations, and much much more (see
Blank presentation page in
the front. Between the Old and New Testament are the blank 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 and DAILY USABLE condition. The
Bible's binding is holding well and can be read daily (handed with
care as always).
Bible. Typical wear for its age. Some scruffs and smaller
damages to the covers and spine, slight cracking at the cove hinge. Original marriage certificate and
An exquisite GERMAN Roman
Catholic Family Holy Bible!