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THE HOLY BIBLE, illustrated with Engravings by James Fittler from Celebrated Pictures.
London. R. Bowyer, 1795. 3 volumes tall octavo 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches, handsomely leather bound in FULL EIGHTEENTH CENTURY RED MOROCCO, gilt embossed into compartments with a floral roll tool to the boards, twin leather lettering labels, small blemish to boards otherwise a lovely solid copy. Illustrated with 3 engraved calligraphic title pages and 64 engraved plates, minor spotting. The letter press by James Bensley. An interesting misprint at Mark vii, 27, Let the children first be killed - instead of filled. A LOVELY EIGHTEENTH CENTURY ILLUSTRATED BIBLE IN A PERIOD BINDING. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Charles Russell, ABA, ILAB, est 1978 [cirencester, United Kingdom]
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