This majestic- chromolithograph (color) - illustrated Antique -
Practical and Devotional Family Bible has ornate brass
corners, fully functional metal clasps and gold gilt pages,
It is in a beautifully preserved, VERY GOOD and DAILY USABLE condition.
It contains a large number of attractive and 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
Practical and Devotional Family Bible - the Holy Bible ... with the
commentaries of Henry and Scott condensed by the Rev John M'Farlane
... and a Biblical Dictionary by the Rev John Eadie, with a
Scripture Atlas and a series of Illustrations of the Lands of the
Bible engraved from photographs taken expressly for this work."
from the Old and New Testament, there is a family registry and portrait section, various
tables and indices, a section on Biblical Antiquities, the
Psalms in Metre and
an extensive Concordance
This Bible is in a VERY GOOD and
DAILY USABLE condition. Binding
is excellent (antiquarian quality restored) condition, you can use
the Bible daily without needing to worry about the binding.
All pages are present, no writings, no tears.
Some browning of the paper and typical occasional foxing. The covers and
spine as well as the lithographs are quite pristine. Faded writing
on the family registry pages. Restored spine.
A beautifully engraved antique family Bible