1870ies Gorgeous National Comprehensive Family Bible, brass corners and clasps, unmarked family pages and Scott and Henry Commentary - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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    1870ies Gorgeous National Comprehensive Family Bible, brass corners and clasps, unmarked family pages and Scott and Henry Commentary
Size: 12.5" x 10" x 3.5"           
Publisher: John G Murdoch, London     
VERY GOOD to EXCELLENT condition            
Bible is SOLD
      A gorgeous- chromolithograph (color) -  illustrated Antique - National Comprehensive Family Bible with ornate brass corners, fully functional metal clasps and gold gilt pages, It is in a beautifully preserved and restored condition.
It contains a large number of amazing, well preserved  lithographs of original paintings from the classic masters 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 and containing many thousand critical and explanatory notes ... the commentaries condensed and the whole edited by the Rev John Eadie ... with a series of pictures after eminent masters, family register, maps, etc"

Apart from the Old and New Testament, there is a beautifully decorated,  family registry and  portrait section, various tables and indices, Psalms in Metre and an extensive Concordance
(Biblical Cyclopedia).

This Bible is in a VERY GOOD to EXCELLENT condition. Binding is professionally (antiquarian quality) restored - you can use this book without any concerns.
All pages are present, no writings, no tears.  Some browning of the paper - a little occasional foxing.  Some slight leather damage on the covers. Original  blank family registry pages. Includes an amazing set of colored lithographs!
 
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