Rev. John Brown - The Self-interpreting Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments - 1860

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Rev. John Brown - The Self-interpreting Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments - 1860
Bibles, Religion - Quantity: 1 - Book

The Self-interpreting Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments; to Which are Annexed, an Extensive Introduction--Marginal References and Illustrations-- a Summary of the Several Books-- a Paraphrase on the Most Obscure or Important Parts-- Explanatory Notes and Evangelical Reflections.

By the Rev. John Brown, Late Minister of the Gospel, Haddington, and Professor of Divinity to the Associate Synod.

With many additional notes, critical, practical, and explanatory. From Scott, Henry, Haweis, &c. And an original memoir of the author.

Estimated period : around 1860

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Robust English Bible. Highly decorative! Beautiful thick black leather cover with relief and gilt print. The leaves have gilt edges. With many beautiful illustrations (not all of which are shown in the pictures). The edges of one of the first quires (only 4 leaves) are slightly protruding (see photos). Some other leaves are slightly folded at the edge. Several pages show a slight fold in the bottom corner. The pictures provide a good impression of the condition of the interior.

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Number of pp. 60 + 1168 + 72

Dim. 32 × 26 × 9.5 cm

Weight (without packaging): 5 kg

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Bibles, Religion
Author/ Illustrator
Rev. John Brown
Book Title
The Self-interpreting Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1860
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
1300
Dimensions
32×26 cm
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