1890 Pronouncing Family Parallel Bible, full-page
(color) (Dore) engravings and closing clasps, with the Hofmann NT
Size: 12" x 10" x 5"
Publisher: Gately & O'Gorman (AJ
VERY GOOD condition
Bible is SOLD
A beautiful, antique, (color) illustrated and
illustrated 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 "The Old and New Versions in Parallel
Columns - 2500 Illustrations". 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 and the Hofmann's
Gallery of New Testament Illustrations, and so on.... Beautiful illustrations throughout.
Presentation page and pages for
family history plus pages for pictures at the end.
This Bible is in an
original binding (not restored) VERY GOOD condition. The
Bible's binding, is still holding well
and this Bible can be used daily (with care as always).
Somewhat lose pages in the front. Complete
Bible. Typical very light wear and light browning for its age. Some scruffs and smaller
damages to the covers and spine. Original family pages with writings
of the history of the previous owner..