1895 Exquisite Pronouncing Parallel Family Holy Bible with color and Dore engravings, blank family pages and closing clasp - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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     1895 Exquisite Pronouncing Parallel Family Holy Bible with color and Dore engravings, blank family pages and closing clasp
Size: 12" x 10" x 4"
Publisher: A.J.Holman Philadelphia
VERY GOOD (VG) to EXCELLENT (E) condition
Bible is SOLD
Exquisite beautifully illustrated Pronouncing Parallel Holy Bible - in an astounding condition -  including numerous full page (including by Gustave Dore) engravings, chromolithographs (color engravings) and color maps. This impressive reference Family Bible has intricate gold-embedded decorated covers and spine, all with the gold-letter text "Holy Bible", "PRONOUNCING Parallel Bible - Illustrated". Gold gilt pages and showing detailed Bible scenes in gold on the covers (including the Last Supper and The Temple of Solomon). Original fully functional closing clasp. The Bible text is  the King James/Authorized Version in a parallel column presentation with the 1881 Revised Version (of the KJV) for both the Old and New Testament.
 There are extensive other resources included, like: color maps; Gallery of Scripture Illustrations; Indices and tables; and so on (see pictures).... ALSO: Comprehensive and Practical Household Dictionary of the Bible, Complete Concordance to the Holy Scriptures, Hofmann's Gallery of New Testament Illustrations and color Bible scene illustrations. Blank presentation page. Blank wedding/matrimony page and unmarked pages to record family history in the middle.
    The Bible's binding, spine and cover are in a  fully functional (very professionally restored) condition and this Bible can easily be used on a daily basis. Remarkable little wear for its age. The covers are clean and very attractive. No writings, typical light browning of paper, some edge wear. Restored blank family pages. An EXQUISITE illustrated antique Family Holy Bible
 
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