The Paralled Text Edition. The Holy Bible Containing The King James Version And The Revised Edition Of The Old And The New Testaments Arranged In Parellel Columns..
Bound in elaborate three dimensional full leather heavily blocked in gilt illustrated with scenes from the bible and flora and other decorative devices with metal clasps all edges gilded and the spine in 6 compartments decorated in gilt with gilt titles, separated with raised bands both the binding and text in fine condition.
COMPREHENSIVE FAMILY BIBLE
Richard Miller 1108 Arch St.,
A complete concordance embraceing every passage of scripture in the largest editions, the psalms in metre 100,000 marginal references and readings, dr smith'sstandard bible dictionary....etc etc a complete history of all the books of the bible, beautifully illustrated; cities and towns of the bible, with descriptiive scenes and events; biblical scenery; manners and customs of the ancients; bible aids for social and private prayer ; the history of translations of the bible; the tabernacle and solomons temple; scenes in the life of christ and the life of st. paul; bible text events illustrated, from genesis to revelation. a doré gallery of scripture illustrations....etc, etc...the whole embellished with 2000 scripture illustrations on steel, wood, and in colours.
Large fat folio, 12.75 X 11 inchesPresentation page + decorative title + title + 49 + 6 +32 +16 + 16 +  + 128 + 16 + 9-1018 [end of OT] + vii + (8 Family record sheets) +16 +  +16 +16 pp New Testament 1023 - 1338 (end of NT) + 8 + 44 + 4 + 102 + 36 pp. + four pages for family portraits.
Illustrated throughout with full page plates many of which are coloured and numerous wood engravings in the text.
A fantastically elaborate production both in it's binding and it's content. The text is illustrated and decorated throughout and as well as the duel text of the bible there are another twenty or so books about the bible and biblical times and language. A truly remarkable compilation of The scriptures and scholarly supporting texts all amazingly well illustrated and extremely well preserved.
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[Stock No. 25427]