1877 Pristine, in As-New Condition, Illustrated Antique Family Holy Bible, with Brown's commentary and closing clasp - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles

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     1877 Pristine, in As-New Condition, Illustrated Antique Family Holy Bible, with Brown's commentary and closing clasp
Size: 12" x 10" x 4."
Publisher: William W Harding, Philadelphia
EXCELLENT (E) and As-New condition.
Bible is SOLD
In PRISTINE and AS-NEW condition: a beautifully illustrated Family Holy Bible, published by William W Harding, including  full page engravings, chromolithographs (color engravings) and color maps. This Harding's Standard Edition of Brown's Self-Interpreting Bible has intricate  decorated covers and spine, all with the gold-letter text "Holy Bible". Gold gilt page and closing clasp. The Bible text is the King James Authorized Version for the Old and New Testament as well as the Apocrypha. There is an extensive - in text - commentary ('Numerous Explanatory Notes') by the Rev John Brown.
 Additionally there is a complete  Concordance and the Psalms in Metre, and "Numerous valuable tables, charts etc." - "Illustrated with Steel-Plate Engravings"

Blank Matrimony page as well as pages to record marriages, birth and deaths (with a few notes) in between the Old and New Testaments. Pages for family pictures in the back.

This Bible is in an EXCELLENT (E) and As-New condition. 
The Bible's binding, spine and cover are holding well without separation (you can use this Bible - with care - on a daily basis). 
No writings, complete Bible. Very clean pages! Very minor wear for its age. Pristine covers and spine. Few notes on the family history pages but unmarked matrimony page. See the many pictures.

An As-New Brown's Family Holy Bible
 
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