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
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
- 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
National Comprehensive Family Bible - the Holy Bible ... with the
commentaries of Scott and Henry ... condensed and edited by the Rev John Eadie ..."
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
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.