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Large hardback, approx 15 x 11 inches. Bound in black full morocco leather bindings. Gilt lettering and decorations to spine with raised banding. Gilt and blind embossed decorative paneled boards. Gilt decorative outer board edges and wide inner gilt dentelles. All page edges gilt. Pale yellow endpapers. In very good condition. Some surface rubbing to boards and extremities. small chip/split to leather at bottom spine corner. Endpapers clean and bright, neat inscription to front “Charles Francis Tonge, March 1865.” Frontis plate darkened with some dark foxing to leading edge. Inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. Some minor darkening and moderate foxing spots to plates (all guarded.) Family register inscribed in New Testament. Else a very good clean and tight copy. 1358pp. With decorative engraved title pages and frontispieces. Profusely illustrated with 39 full-page b&w engraved plates. With two decorative engraved title pages with vignettes.
Title: The Imperial Family Bible, Containing The Old and New Testaments, According to the most approved copies of the authorized version. With many thousand critical, explanatory, and practical notes; also references, readings, chronological tables and Indexes. Illustrated by a Superb Series of Engravings from the most admired productions of ancient and modern art.
Publisher: Glasgow, Edinburgh & London, Blackie & Son, 1846:
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Seller ID: 84262
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