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"Bound full sheep with slight raised band and single fillets outlining bands, red morocco title label, covers have double panels with contrasting colors. There are 8 printed maps as follows, facing the title page, ""Countries spoken of Books of Moses;"" p.9 ""Canaan...Land of Promise to Abraham;"" p.41 ""Part of Egypt, Arabia and Palestine;"" p.136 ""Canaan from... Joshua to Babylonish Captivity;"" facing N.T. title ""Palestine;"" p.24 ""Parts of Palestine visited by Our Saviour;"" p.76 ""Syria, Assyria, and other Countries of the East;"" p.85 ""Countries Travelled by the Apostles."" Covers rubbed & scuffed some, worn through leather at two corners--corners consolidated and repaired with book adhesive, light to medium foxing with some heavier, damp stain bottom outside corner pp15-48, large one same location pp 133-180, large damp stain on last two gatherings, scattered other damp stains but none of them are the kind that create wavy or wrinkled pages. Collation: 1-426, 431-3; 4-6, 42-546. The New Testament is also signed alphabetically: [A]6, B-N6, O3. Pagination: (1) title, (1) contents, 3-510; (1) NT title, (1) contents, 3-162pp. Note on verso of N.T. title page: ""Stereotyped at the Boston Type and Stereotype Foundry."" 12mo in 6's. 18.9 x 11.9 x 4.7cm (binding), 18.5 x 11.2 x 4cm (page block). This Bible has the same pagination as Hills: English Bible in America #877, except that it is 18.5cm instead of 14. The margins are not big enough to crop it down to 14cm so this is a different setting of type. "
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.
Publisher: Boston:, Published by Nathan Hale, Devonshire Street; Cottons and Barnard, Washington Street.: 1834 1834
Size: 19th Century Books,|Leather Bindings,|Bibles,|Eng
Weight: 2.00 Item
Item Number: 17919
Keywords: 19th Century Books, Bibles, Bibles-American, Bindings-Leather,