ca 1870 EXQUISITE (Color) Illustrated National Comprehensive Family Bible, brass corners and clasps, Scott and Henry commentary and original unmarked family pages - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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 ca 1870 EXQUISITE (Color) Illustrated National Comprehensive Family Bible, brass corners and clasps, Scott and Henry commentary and original unmarked family pages
Size: 13.5" x 10.5" x 4" 
VERY GOOD (VG) to EXCELLENT (E) condition
                        
Bible is SOLD
This EXQUISITE condition - chromolithograph (color) -  illustrated Antique - Illustrated National Comprehensive Family Bible has ornate brass corners, fully functional metal clasps and gold gilt pages, It is in a beautifully preserved, VERY GOOD to  EXCELLENT condition. It contains a large number of attractive, very rare (for this publishing date) and well preserved  lithographs of original paintings, plus a serious of stunning color engravings. The Bible (King James version) itself contains an extensive on-page Scott and Henry commentary (reads like a modern day study Bible).
"The National Comprehensive Family Bible - the Holy Bible ... with the commentaries of Scott and Henry ... condensed and edited by the Rev John Eadie  ..."
Apart from the Old and New Testament, there is a beautifully decorated, family registry and  portrait section, various tables and indices and an extensive Concordance, a Biblical Cyclopedia and the Psalms in Metre.
This Bible is in a VERY GOOD to EXCELLENT condition. Binding is in very good (not restored) condition, you can use the Bible daily (with care as always). All pages are present, no writings, no tears.  Very clean pages with some occasional typical toning.  The covers and spine as well as the lithographs are quite pristine. ORIGINAL Blank family registry pages.
An EXQUISITE illustrated antique family Bible 
 
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