1759 Profusely Illustrated two-volume Elephant Folio 'Universal' antique Family Bible  - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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1759 Profusely Illustrated two-volume Elephant Folio 'Universal' antique Family Bible 
Size: Elephant folio 16.5" x 10.5", 4.5" thick (both volumes together).
 Publisher: J Coote. London
VERY GOOD to EXCELLENT condition

Price: $995.00

A pulpit size (16.5" x 10.5"!) two-volume set of a beautifully and abundantly illustrated 1759 antique Bible ('Every Chriftian Family's Beft Treadure'). The Bible set has about 40 exquisite and beautifully preserved (undamaged in any way) full-page engravings/illustration of Bible scenes, each including Bible references. 
The set has been high-quality restored in matching 3/4 cloth and leather bindings and beautifully gold gilt illustrated spine (with 5 raised bands) and the texts 'Universal Family bible 1759 - Vol. I. and II.'
As per the title page: "The Universal Family Bible: or Every Chriftian Family's Beft Treafure. Containing the SACRED TEXT of the OLD and NEW TESTAMENT at Large illustrated with NOTED and COMMENTS .... LONDON ... MDCCLXL'
 The text includes a VERY extensive commentary as well as various tables, an index and the Apocrypha printed at the back.
This 250+ year old Bible is in an overall VERY GOOD to EXCELLENT condition. The cotton-based, thick paper is EXCEPTIONALLY CLEAN and there are only few age spots or others damages. No rips, tears etc. The Bible's binding has been professionally and the binding is SOLID.  The engravings are in excellent shape. A truly beautifully antique Bible for daily use, a family heirloom or any Christian library or collection.
We've included over 45 pictures - so you can judge for yourself !!
 
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