A GORGEOUS (color)
illustrated Self-Pronouncing Pictorial edition of a Family Holy
Combination Bible, including numerous full page engravings, chromolithographs (color engravings and plates) and color maps from
the mid 1890ies. Gold gilt pages and fully functional closing
clasps. This very attractive Family Bible has intricate
gold-embedded decorated covers
and spine, with Bible related decorations. The Bible text is
the King James (Authorized Version of 1611)
for the Old and New Testament and Apocrypha. Additionally all the
changes the Revised Version of 1881 are included as foot notes on
each page (this is called a Combination Bible).
Besides the Bible text
itself, there are
extensive other resources included, like: the Apocrypha, Psalms in Metre;
color maps and
color engravings; a History of the Books of the Holy Bible,
beautifully illustrated; Natural History of the Bible; Biographical
Sketches of the Translators, Reformers and Martyrs; The Tabernacle
in the Wilderness; Stories of Old Testament Heroes; My Father's
House; Captivating Bible Stories for Young; Proverbs of
Solomon; Parables of our Lord; Lives of the Apostles and Evangelists;
Historical Illustrations of Bible Text;
Four thousand Questions and Answers; The Hofmann Gallery of New
Testament illustrations and the Thorvaldsen Gallery, and much more, including a complete
Cruden's concordance; Complete and Practical Household Bible Dictionary,
and the Parables of Jesus in
beautiful color illustrations.
There is a blank presentation
page in the front. Between the Old and New Testament are the blank
Holy Matrimony page and pages for recording births, deaths and
Bible's binding is professionally restored and can be handled
without concerns. No writings, complete Bible. Clean pages. Minor typical wear for its age.
Restored family pages, with engraved marriage certificate.
Tear through title page (no loss). Many color plates and engravings.
A GORGEOUS color
family combination Bible