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1890 Illustrated (Gustave Dore) Parallel Family Holy Bible With Original Unmarked Family Pages And Clasps
Joyce Brothers & Co, 1890. Size: 12.5” x 11” x 4.75” Publisher: Joyce Bros. & Co, Boston Condition: VG Unmarked family pages Two original fully functioning metal clasps KJV and Authorized Version in parallel columns All edges gold gilt Extensively illustrated Pronouncing Parallel Holy Bible, including numerous full page (many by Gustave Dore) engravings, chromolithographs (color engravings) and color maps. This 'coffee-table (folio) size' and reference Family Bible has intricate gold-embedded decorated covers and spine, all with the gold-letter text "Holy Bible", "Pronouncing Parallel Bible – the Old and New Versions in Parallel Columns – 2500 Illustrations". Gold gilt pages and original fully functional closing clasps). 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. Additionally, there are other resources included, like: marginal references, chronological tables; history of ancient Biblical manuscripts; earliest printed edition of the Bible, history of revisions of the Bible etc. Also a complete concordance. Original unmarked presentation page in the front. Original unmarked matrimony page and pages to record family history in the middle. Pages for family pictures at the end. This Bible is in an overall VERY GOOD condition. Binding is in VG (antiquarian quality restored) condition, you can use the Bible daily without needing to worry about the binding. Typical wear for its age. Corners are slightly rubbed. No writing, typical light browning of paper, some e … [Click Below for Full Description]
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