|Publisher||AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY|
Not for sale
New York: American Bible Society, 1849. The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, translated out of the original tongues; and with the former translations diligently compared and revised. Huge Holy Bible, beautiful embossed covers, front and back. Red rose has been pressed into center of bible many, many years ago. Very solid collectible heirloom Bible. Black embossed calf leather with ornate foliate designs surrounding a central cartouche within a rectangular border, spine with blind-stamped diapered pattern and gilt-stamped bands. All edges gilt. Contains 1043 pages. This very scarce gilt edged Holy Bible has dated (1901) signature of William Croswell Doane, First Bishop of Albany, New York, laid-in. A spectacular collectible Holy Bible. Measures an impressive : 12 .5 " x 10 " x 3 " deep. 1043 pages.