1884 Impressive (Gustave Dore) Illustrated Family
with unmarked family pages and original beautiful closing clasps
Size: 12" x 10" x 5"
Publisher: JS Round, Boston
VERY GOOD and DAILY USABLE condition
Bible is SOLD
In a WELL PRESERVED condition: an
extensive and comprehensive 1884 Illustrated Antique Family Bible
including numerous full page (many Gustave
Dore) engravings, chromolithographs (color engravings) and
Gold gilt pages and fully functional original closing clasps. This large and pristine Family Bible has intricate
decorated covers (showing various Bible
scenes, including the Temple) and spine, all with the gold-letter text "Holy Bible
- References " and "Bible Dictionary and Cities of the
bible". The Bible text is
the King James for the Old and New Testaments and the Apocrypha plus
a printing of the Revised Version for the New Testament.
Besides the Bible text
itself, there are
extensive other resources included, like: Apocrypha, the Psalms in Metre;
color maps; Complete
History of All the Books of the Bible, beautifully illustrated; Cities
and Towns of the Bible, with descriptive
scenes and events; Biblical Scenery; Manners and Customs of the
Ancients; History of the Translation of the Bible; The Tabernacle
and Solomon's Temple; Scenes in the Life of Christ;
Gallery of Scripture Illustrations;; and much more, including a complete concordance
and a Comprehensive Bible Dictionary. "The Whole Embellished
With Over 2500 FINE Scripture
Illustrations on Steel, Wood and in Colors."
the front and blank never used family registry pages before the New Testament - also
pages for family pictures in the back!
This Bible is in a VERY GOOD and
DAILY USABLE condition. The
Bible's binding, spine and cover are professionally restored and the Bible can be used
Bible. Minor typical wear for its age. Clean covers and spine.
family pages and original fully functional clasps.