1870ies Gorgeous, Extensively (Color) Illustrated Self-Interpreting Family Bible, brass edges and clasps, with John Brown's commentary and unmarked family pages - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles
1870ies Gorgeous, Extensively (Color) Illustrated Self-Interpreting Family Bible, brass edges and clasps, with John Brown's commentary
and unmarked family pages
Size: 12.5" x 10" x 3.5"
Publisher: WF Osterstock, Macclesfield
VERY GOOD and nicely restored condition
Bible is SOLD
Gorgeously and Extensively Color Illustrated Family Bible!
Mid Victorian King James Family bible with attractive leather binding with gold embossed decorations
and gilt tooling.
exquisitely - chromolithograph (color) - illustrated Antique -
John Brown's Self-Interpreting - Family Bible has ornate brass
edges, fully functional metal clasps and gold gilt pages. It
contains MANY attractive and well preserved lithographs of original paintings
from the classic masters, plus a
serious of stunning color engravings and colored maps. The Bible (King
James version) itself
contains an extensive on-page Rev. John Brown commentary (reads like a modern day study
"Brown's Self-Interpreting Family Bible: containing the Old and
New Testaments; to which are annexed an extensive introduction;
marginal references and illustrations; an exact summary of the
several books, a paraphrase on the most obscure or important
parts; explanatory notes; evangelical reflections etc etc, by
the late Rev. John Brown ... with many additional References and Numerous Illustrations"
Apart from the Old and New Testament, there is a (all
unmarked) section for family registry
and pictures, an extensive introduction, and a number of
tables and indexes with a complete concordance.
This Bible is in a VERY GOOD and
nicely restored condition. The
Bible's binding, spine and cover are beautifully and in good
restored condition (you can use this Bible on a daily basis). Bible is complete, no writings, no tears. Clean pages -
some typical foxing. Restored family pages