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

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     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, Philadelphia
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 BOTH the King James AND the Revised Version (of 1881) for the Old and New Testament presented in parallel columns to allow for easier comparison.
 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 blank 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 basis. Complete Bible. Little wear for its age. Sligthly faded covers. Restored unmarked marriage certificate and family pages.
A glorious unmarked antique family Bible !!!
 
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