Lot 38 of 429:
Bible with scenic fore-edge painting 1823  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments: Translated Out of the Original Tongues, and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised
Author:
Place:
Oxford
Publisher:
Samuel Collingwood and Co.
Date:
1823
Description:

Printed in double columns. (32mo) 14x7cm (5½x3"), period red straight grain morocco decoratively tooled in gilt and blind, spine with gilt-decorated compartments; all edges gilt with scenic fore-edge painting; housed in later red cloth slipcase.

Finely bound Bible with scenic fore-edge painting.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Wear and soiling to slipcase; rubbing to leather, mostly at joints and edges; light soiling to endpapers, early ownership signature; very good.
 
Item number:
306876
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