1892 Gloriously Preserved color (Dore) Illustrated Parallel Family Bible, with unmarked family pages, closing clasps and various galleries of illustrations - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles
1892 Gloriously Preserved color (Dore) Illustrated Parallel Family
Bible, with unmarked family pages, closing clasps and various
galleries of illustrations
Size: 12" x 10" x 5"
Publisher: Gately & Fitzgerald,
VERT GOOD and DAILY USABLE condition
Bible is SOLD
1892 Astounding color illustrated and
comprehensive "Self-Pronouncing" edition of a Family Holy Bible
in Parallel Presentation, including
numerous full page Gustave
Dore engravings (different galleries) , various chromolithographs (color engravings) and color maps.
This gorgeous Family Bible has
intricate gold-embedded decorated covers (depicting scenes of the Bible) and spine, all with the gold-letter text "Holy Bible",
"Pronouncing Parallel Bible" and "The Old and New
Versions in Parallel Columns - 2000 Illustrations". Gold gilt pages. The Bible text is
the King James AND the Revised Version (of 1881) for the Old and New
Testament presented in parallel columns to allow for easier
Additionally there are
extensive other resources included, like: the Apocrypha; A Complete History of
all the Books of the Bible, beautifully illustrated; Cities & Towns of the Bible; Parables of our Lord; Life of Christ; Lives of the
Apostles and Evangelists; Story of the Old testament Heroes; Historical Illustrations of Bible Texts;
History of Herod, King of the Jews; Concise History of All Religious
Denominations; Bible Text Book; Four Thousand Questions and Answers Psalms In Metre;
Bible Stories for the Young; Indices and tables; and so on
(see pictures).... ALSO: the parables of Jesus with beautiful color
lithographs and an illustrated Comprehensive Bible Dictionary, a complete Cruden's Concordance,
the Hofmann Gallery of New Testament illustrations and the
Thorvaldsen Gallery! "The
Whole Embellished with 2000 Scripture Illustrations on Steel,
Wood and in Colors"
There is a blank presentation
page in the front. Between the Old and New Testament are the
Holy Matrimony page and pages for recording births,
deaths and marriages. Pages for pictures in the back.
This Bible is in a VERY GOOD and DAILY USABLE condition. The
Bible's binding, spine and cover are very professionally restored
and in excellent condition, this Bible can easily be used on a daily
Little wear for its age.
Sligthly faded covers.
Restored unmarked marriage certificate and family pages.