The Holy Bible : with the Apocrypha, Psalms in Metre, and Marginal References and Readings and Brown's Concordance to the Holy Scriptures : to Which Are Added a Pictorial History of the Books of the Bible, by Rev. Washington B. Erben...

By: Erben, Washington B. ; Nevin, Alfred

Price: $160.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


King James Bible. Includes index. All sections have separate title pages. 1 Volume (various pagings) , [4] pages of portrait holders : illustrations (some color) , maps. Bound in full embossed leather over beveled and embossed heavy boards with 9 raised panels to front and back. No date but circa 1875. A large heavy handsome Victorian family bible, quite impressive. In good condition. Some rubbing and general light wear to the joints and corners with loss of color. Marbled endpapers with a small chip/loss to the top front. Before the title there is a full page steel engraving of Ezekiel uttering his prophecies, faced by plate of Matthew "thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart" verse in gold and colors, the text is illustrated with "several hundred engravings on wood and steel" thoughout. Condition of the text is good. The frontis plate has a nicely repaired clean tear at the bottom margin, some thumbing and light foxing throughout. At the end of the Apocrypha and the start of the NT there is evidence of pages being torn out with a small tear at the gutter -- possibly the family genealogy as no Biblical parts are missing. No names or markings in this bible. Quite heavy for international or Canadian shipping. The complete title is: The Holy Bible : with the Apocrypha, psalms in metre, and marginal references and readings and Brown's Concordance to the Holy Scriptures : to which are added a pictorial history of the books of the Bible, by Rev. Washington B. Erben, rector of the Church of the Redeemer, Philadelphia, and the illustrated comprehensive dictionary of the Bible by the Rev. Alfred Nevin, D. D. , LL. D. , author of a "Popular commentary on Luke ; " "The Churches of the Valley," etc. , etc. , together with a complete index to the scriptures ; a history of the various translations of the Bible ; an alphabetical table of the proper names in the old and new testaments ; a table of scripture weights, measures and coins ; a table of kindred and affinity, and a geographical and topographical account of the Holy Land. The whole designed to facilitate the study and promote the better understanding of the Holy Scripture. With several hundred engravings on wood and steel. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall

Title: The Holy Bible : with the Apocrypha, Psalms in Metre, and Marginal References and Readings and Brown's Concordance to the Holy Scriptures : to Which Are Added a Pictorial History of the Books of the Bible, by Rev. Washington B. Erben...

Author Name: Erben, Washington B. ; Nevin, Alfred

Categories: Religion - Bible Study,

Publisher: Toronto, James Spencer: c1875

Binding: Leather

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 10116

Keywords: Bibles Victoriana King James,