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Publisher's full brown morocco with dual brass clasps, spine in six compartments separated by raided bands, gilt lettering in one compartment, blind-stamped tooling in remainder, embossed borders and decoration on covers, a.e.g., gilt dentelles, two brass clamps on fore-edge. Illustrated with numerous color maps and plans. nd (c. 1880). Includes all of the Books of the Old and New Testaments; Tables of the Stations of the Israelites in the Wilderness; A Comparative Chronological Table of the Kings and Prophets of Judah and Israel; A Summary View of the Principal Events of the period from the Close of the Old Testament Canon until the Times of the New Testament; The Jewish and other Sects and Factions; Description of Measures, Weights, and Coins; Table of Measures, Weights, and Coins; The Great Prophecies and Allusions to Christ in the Old Testament; Passages in the Old Testament quoted or alluded to in the New Testament; Harmonyof the Four Evangelists, chronoologically arranged; numerous color maps, Plan of Jerusalem; and many other features. . Former owner's small embossed stamp on ffep (George Prichard, of Chester, surrounded by symbol of the Knights of the Garter), and later signature (Lily Hopkinson), also on ffep. Bottom edge mildly rubbed, some slight rubbing on covers, else fine. NEAR FINE. . Color Maps and Plans. 8vo 8" - 9" tall
Title: The English Version of the Polyglot Bible; Containing the Old and New Testaments: With a Copious and Original Selection of References to Parallel and Illustrative Passages, Exhibited in a Manner hitherto Unattempted. Facsimile Large Edition.
Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing
Publisher: London, Samuel Bagster and Sons: N.D.
Book Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 26885
Keywords: Bible; Polyglot Bible; Religion; New Testament; Old Testament; Leather; Rare Books;