1890 Unmarked Pronouncing Family Parallel Bible, full-page (color) (Dore) engravings and closing clasps, with Hofmann and Thorvaldsen galleries
Size: 12" x 10" x 4.5"
Publisher: AJ Conroy & Co (AJ
VERY GOOD to EXCELLENT (RESTORED) condition
A beautiful, antique, (color) illustrated and
Pronouncing Edition Family Holy Bible, including
numerous full page (with many Gustave Dore) engravings, color
plates, and chromolithographs (color engravings)
and maps. Gold gilt pages and original closing clasps. Beautiful embossed and gold decorated covers showing Bible
scenes and a 5-raised band spine with the gold letter texts:
"Holy Bible", "Pronouncing
Parallel Bible" and "Bible Dictionary and Cities of the
Bible". This Bible presents both the King James and the 1881
Revised Version in for the Old and New Testament in parallel columns for
there are extensive other amazing resources included, like: the
Apocrypha, color maps, Psalms in Metre;
the Books of the Bible, biographical and historical; Cities of the
Bible; Patriarchs, Priests, Prophets and Kings;
Biographical Sketches of the Translators and Reformers; Bible
Stories for Young People; Four Thousand Questions and Answers and much
much more, also including a New Self-Pronouncing Dictionary of the Holy Bible; Complete
Concordance, Parables with color illustrations, Hofmann's Gallery of
New Testament Illustrations, the Thorvaldsen Gallery, and so on.... Beautiful illustrations throughout.
Presentation page and pages for
family history plus pages for pictures at the end.
Between the Old and New
Testament are blank pages for recording births, deaths and
marriages. This Bible is in a VERY GOOD to EXCELLENT (RESTORED) condition. The
Bible's binding, spine and cover have been restored
and this Bible can be used daily (with care as always).
Bible. Typical very light wear and light browning for its age. Some scruffs and smaller
damages to the covers and spine. Unmarked original family history