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The Holy Bible with the Commentaries of Scott and Henry, and containing also Many Thousand Critical and Explanatory notes, selected from The Great Standard Authors of Europe and America. Profusely embellished with Maps and Pictorial Illustrations.Gilt page edges to all 3 sides, decorated and embossed leather boards and gilt title and decoration to spine. Spine in good order, front and rear hinges cracked, binding remains tight. Some bumping and scuffing to board edges but all in all a good copy. Be aware this copy is 34cm tall, 25cm wide and 10cm thick and is heavy. Published 1863. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: The Pictorial National Comprehensive Family ...
Editorial: W.R. M'Phun
Año de publicación: 1863
Condición del libro: Fair
Descripción W.R. M'Phun, Glasgow, Edinburgh and London, 1867. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Good. No Jacket. T.W. Ogilvy M'Niven Ilustrador. "Selected From the Great Standard Authors of Europe and America. The Commentaries Condensed, and the Whole Edited by the Rev. John Eadie". Early edition. In thick brown leather, front and back decorated with blind stamped floral motif and surrounded by gilt border with smaller floral motif, within ruled lines; good, clean, straight covers but edge-worn, loose from spine with leather cracked; reinforced from endpapers with black tape. Spine tight, with horizontal ruled gilt lines and leaf motif design, good, but ends chipped; Endpapers tanned, marks on front endpapers. Cut edges gilt, fairly clean. Text block tanned, mostly around the edges, some foxing on early and late pages. With steel plate illustrations, coloured maps, plant drawings, biblical scenes etc., mainly by T.W. Ogilvy M'Niven; frontispiece of 'Pagan Rome' with tissue guard. Rare. Very heavy. Scarce. Nº de ref. de la librería 36243