1890 Pronouncing Family Parallel Bible, full-page (color) (Dore) engravings and closing clasps, with the Hofmann NT gallery - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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     1890 Pronouncing Family Parallel Bible, full-page (color) (Dore) engravings and closing clasps, with the Hofmann NT gallery
Size: 12" x 10" x 5"
Publisher:  Gately & O'Gorman (AJ Holman), Boston
VERY GOOD condition
Bible is SOLD
A beautiful, antique, (color) illustrated and very extensive 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 easy comparison.
 Additionally 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..
An attractive, clasped Antique Family Bible
 
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