1870ies SUBLIME (Color) Illustrated National Comprehensive Family Bible, brass corners and clasps, Scott and Henry commentary and unmarked family pages - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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    1870ies SUBLIME (Color) Illustrated National Comprehensive Family Bible, brass corners and clasps, Scott and Henry commentary and unmarked family pages
Size: 13.5" x 10.5" x 4"
Publisher: Howard & Co, London
      VERY GOOD to  EXCELLENT condition

Price: $645.00

This SUBLIME condition - chromolithograph (color) -  illustrated Antique - Practical and Devotional Family Bible has ornate brass corners, fully functional metal clasps and gold gilt pages, It is in a beautifully preserved, VERY GOOD to  EXCELLENT condition. It contains a large number of attractive, very rare (for this publishing date) and well preserved  lithographs of original paintings, plus a serious of stunning color engravings. The Bible (King James version) itself contains an extensive on-page Scott and Henry commentary (reads like a modern day study Bible).
"The National Comprehensive Family Bible - the Holy Bible ... with the commentaries of Scott and Henry ... condensed and edited by the Rev John Eadie  ..."
Apart from the Old and New Testament, there is a beautifully decorated, family registry and  portrait section, various tables and indices and an extensive Concordance, a Biblical Cyclopedia and the Psalms in Metre.
This Bible is in a VERY GOOD to EXCELLENT condition. Binding is excellent (antiquarian quality restored) condition, you can use the Bible daily without needing to worry about the binding. All pages are present, no writings, no tears.  Very clean pages with some occasional typical toning.  The covers and spine as well as the lithographs are quite pristine. Blank family registry pages.
A SUBLIME illustrated antique family Bible
 
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