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Finely bound Holy Bible and Book of Pyaer 1816-18  

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The Holy Bible, Containing The Old Testament, and The New; Translated out of The Original Tongues [and] The Book of Common Prayer..



Printed for George Eyre and Andrew Strahan



2 volumes. Unpaginated. Bible title page with printer's device, printed in double columns. Each (32mo) 11x6 cm (4½x2½"), uniformly bound in period red straight grain morocco decorated in gilt, gilt spines, gilt dentelles; all edges gilt.

Both volumes with presentation inscription stamped in gilt on inner front board: "To Anna Maria Eborall from her godfather Fasam Nairn. 1827." Finely bound Bible with both the old and new Testaments. 

Lot Amendments

Areas of darkening/blackening to leather, a bit of minor chipping to spine ends; interior bright; very good or better.

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