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2020-03-25 15:29:57
H.M. Melin, Editor
Den Heliga Skrift innehallande Gamla och Nya Testamentet jemte de Apokryphifka Bokerna efter, Den Fran Grundtexten Utforda, och Berigtigade Ofversattningen, Tillika Med Nodiga Forksaringar (Swedish)
Desmond Publishing Co, 1889. Condition: Very Good. A large Swedish Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, along with the Apocrypha. This Bible contains the celebrated illustrations of Gustave Doré. This brilliant artist originally designed the 241 wood engravings for a French Bible in 1843 (but this particular Swedish Bible was published in 1889). Black and brown full leather covers and spine with gold lettering, decorative gilt stamped designs. Front and back boards are deeply engraved with black embossing. Two silver-colored metal clasps. Five slightly raised bands on the spine. Gilt page edges. Beautiful woodcut illustrations throughout. Color plates with tissue-guards. Gothic type font. Page for writing owner's name is blank. Back of book has cardboard pages for photographs. Irregular pagination. Binding is tight. Covers and spine slightly rubbed in places, but their condition is exceptionally good. Metal clasps have some residue. Front hinge is starting. A text block is loosening, but still very much ...more details below. A large Swedish Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, along with the Apocrypha. This Bible contains the celebrated illustrations of Gustave Doré. This brilliant artist originally designed the 241 wood engravings for a French Bible in 1843 (but this particular Swedish Bible was published in 1889). Black and brown full leather covers and spine with gold lettering, decorative gilt stamped designs. Front and back boards are deeply engraved with black embossing. Two silver-colored metal clasps. Five slightly raised bands on the spine. Gilt … [Click Below for Full Description]
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