An 1886 exquisite, antique, illustrated
Holman's Edition Family Holy Bible, including numerous full page
(with some Gustave Dore) engravings, color
plates, and chromolithographs (color engravings)
and maps. Gold gilt pages. Embossed covers (with name of
Richardson) and a 5-raised band spine with the gold letter texts:
"Holy Bible", and "Parallel New Testament". This Bible presents the King James
Version for the Old Testament and the KJV and the 1881
Revised Version for the New Testament in parallel columns for
there are extensive other amazing resources included, like: the
Apocrypha, color maps, Psalms in Metre;
the Books of the Bible, biographical and historical; Scripture
Difficulties; Comprehensive Dictionary of the Bible
(illustrated); Bible Textbook; Cruden's Complete Concordance and
many tables, overviews, indices etc etc etc.
Between the Old and New
Testament are pages for recording births, deaths and marriages.
This Bible is in a VERY GOOD to
EXCELLENT and DAILY USABLE condition.
Bible's cover is rather plain and the binding is holding well. Complete Bible.
Exceptionally CLEAN pages (rare).
Original unmarked family pages - remarkably preserved!
'Richardson' family name printed on the front cover.
A very attractive unmarked Antique Family Bible