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ca 1875 Beautifully Color Illustrated National Comprehensive Family Bible, brass corners and clasps
Size: 12.5" x 10" x 3.5"                     
Publisher: Cassell & Company       
Nicely Preserved and VERY GOOD condition
Bible is SOLD
This ca 1875 beautifully - chromolithograph (color) -  illustrated Antique - National Comprehensive Family Bible has ornate brass corners, fully functional metal clasps and gold gilt pages, It is in a nicely preserved 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 ...Cassell & Company"
Includes full page Gustave Dore engravings

Apart from the Old and New Testament, there is a  family registry (with some notes from the Corbett family), various tables and indices, the metrical Psalms of David and an extensive Concordance
(Biblical Cyclopedia).

This Bible is in a Nicely Preserved and VERY GOOD condition. Binding is holding tight (handle with care as always).
All pages are present, no writings, no tears.  Some browning of the paper - a little occasional foxing.  Some slight leather damage and fading on the covers. Includes an amazing set of colored lithographs!

A gorgeous 19th century antique family Bible 
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