The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, and the Apocrypha
The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, and the Apocrypha

The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, and the Apocrypha

1815 UK

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The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, and the Apocrypha
Published - White, Cochrane and Co.

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Three volumes complete - Volume One - [642]; Volume Two - [426] and Volume Three - [622]. Uniform contemporary straight grain morocco, semi-raised bands, spines in four panels, title in gilt to second panel, illustrator to third, remaining panels with central quatrefoil surrounded by volutes and roundels, covers with gilt single fillet inner frame bordered with blind double fillet with corner roundels, a single fillet broken outer frame with roundels to centres joined with a semi-circle, which is in turn framed by a single fillet border, again bordered by a blind double fillet, gilt to corner edges, and gilt to inner dentelles, a.e.g., paste endpapers. Slightly rubbed to extremities and covers. Internally some light foxing and dust-staining, but generally fairly clean. Scuffing to rear pastedown of volume one, and front pastedowns of volumes two and three where bookplates have been removed. Bookseller/ bookbinders label of Ellis of Manchester to reverse of front endpaper in volume one. With two engraved titles and twenty-nine full page engraved plates engraved by Heath after designs by Westall. Herbert 1615
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