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THE HOLY BIBLE: CONTAINING THE OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS: TOGETHER WITH THE APOCRYPHA ...WITH MARGINAL NOTES AND REFERENCES. TO WHICH ARE ADDED AN INDEX: AN ALPHABETICAL TABLE ... AND ... JOHN BROWN'S CONCORDANCE. EMBELLISHED WITH TEN MAPS
Philadelphia: M. Carey, 1813. Full Leather. Very Good binding. One of Matthew Carey's stocky quarto Bibles, in calf with morocco label, and "Embellished with Ten Maps", several of which are folding. This from the family of James Southall Wilson of The University of Virginia. Penned on the pastedown "The Jordan Family Bible" and on the endpaper "Bequeathed to | Alida J. Wilson Jones." and in a later hand, "And by her to her Brother | James Southall Wilson | who gave it to his daughter; Alida Wilson Davison | "[March 31 1981] who gavie it to her daughter, Katherine Davison". Laid in are several clippings, a leaf with rather dark Biblical verses penned and rather incongruously folded around an engraved image of John Quincy Adams. Laid in as well is a tintype of Alida Jordan Wilson (Jones) as an infant.~. Very Good binding.
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