Paperback. Peeling and chipping on spine. Yellowing, dings/chipping, ink marks, rubbing, and edge wear on covers. No markings noted. Toning to pages. Musty odor. Tulsa's best used bookstore. Located on South Mingo Road since 1991. No-hassle return policy if not completely satisfied. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Bible, Illustrated by Gustav Dore
Publisher: Pillsbury Publishers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1951
Book Condition: Acceptable
Book Description FIRST VIEW BOOKS, 1998. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. HARDCOVER Legendary independent bookstore online since 1994. Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. Book in excellent condition, but DJ is missing. Religion>Christianity>Bibles>KJV. Book: USED, Good. Dust Jacket: No Dust Jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 01978188544033405. Seller Inventory # 01978188544033405
Book Description The National Bible Supply, London, 1858. Full-Leather. Condition: Very Good. Date at end of Preface shows 30th September 1858. It is unusual to find a large illustrated Victorian family bible with such a good interior. PAGES, well boxed and with bright gilt edges: xv (Contents and Preface by Dr. Eadie) + decorative 8 page 'Family Register' including 4 page 'Family Portrait Gallery' + 1208 (Old & New Testaments) + Chronological Index + Harmony of the Gospels + Measures, Weights & Coins + other background information + 34 page Biblical Cyclopaedia + 47 pages 'Psalms in metre' with Index + 10 pages 'Translations & Paraphrases in verse of several passages + 5 Hymns. ILLUSTRATIONS: 10 full page colour plates by EJH + one colour map + 15 black & white steel engraved full page illustrations by Gustav Doré + 8 page Family register, not filled in. All plates have tissue guards in perfect condition. CONDITION: Tight binding. The brass corner trims and the two brass hinges are in place and undamaged with the hinges in perfect working order. There is wear to the leather cover showing mainly along the sides of the banded spine, most notably at the base of the front edge, as seen in a photo. The boards are securely attached to the spine and the binding is tight. Gilt lettering on spine. Blind stamped and gilt decoration on the front board. Very pleasing bright, clean unmarked pages of text which are free from brown spotting. Light brown spotting on last free blank endpaper. Comprehensive notes at the foot of each page and cross references in two central margins. All full page illustrations are perfect, each with a tissue guard in place, also perfect, showing that the bible has been well protected and little used. All pages are unmarked and with no inscriptions but for a neatly written gift message on the first free endpaper. WEIGHT: 5.44 kg unpackaged. SIZE: 10" /25cm x 13" /32.5 cm x 3.75" / /8.5 cm approx. POSTAGE: No extra charge for delivery within UK. Reasonable international rates. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seller Inventory # 006899