1885 ORNATE Illustrated Roman Catholic - Douay Rheims - Family Bible, unabridged Haydock notes, closing clasps, color stations of the cross and blank family pages - Antique Family Bibles and Early English Bibles
1885 ORNATE Illustrated Roman Catholic - Douay Rheims - Family Bible, unabridged Haydock notes, closing clasps, color stations of the cross and blank family pages
Size: 12.5" x 10" x 5"
Publisher: M.R.Gately, New York
VERY GOOD and daily usable CONDITION
The Holy Bible,
translated from the Latin Vulgate: This is a 'Haydock' Roman
Catholic Bible American Edition, it is one of the best
examples of the famous Haydock Bible Series by virtue of the
magnificence of its physical appearance. It is the "only
correct and unabridged edition now issued'
Also in this Bible is the History of Holy Bible and Scenes
in Bible Lands, this section has 16 pages of Illustrations
featuring History of the Holy Scriptures. The GEOGRAPHY OF
THE BIBLE, this section has 52 pages beautifully
illustrated. Portraits of Supreme Pontiffs from the 300’s to
1800's and Portraits of American Archbishops and Bishops.
Scenes and Events described by the Holy Evangelists and a
Catholic Illustrated Dictionary of the Bible (90 pages).
Also 'the Life of the Blessed Virgin Mary' and a beautiful
color illustrated section on the 'Stations of the Cross'.
Various Dore galleries and color illustrated Parables.
Blank presentation page. Unmarked family
pages with a marriage certificate and pages for family
pictures at the end.
VERY GOOD and daily usable
Bible's binding, spine and cover have been restored
and this Bible can be used without any concerns (handle with care as
No writings, complete Bible. Typical wear for its age.
Overall well preserved pages with occasional typical age-related toning
and other smaller damages. Restored blank family pages, with marriage certificate.
Many plates and engravings.
Very slightly rubbed cover corners and hardly any age-related wear.
Slightly faded gold on front cover. Gold gilt pages and color plates.
A color antique 'Haydock' Roman Catholic family Bible.