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Title: The Bible Looking Glass: Reflector, ...
Publisher: Bradley, Garretson & Co.
Book Condition: Fair
Book Description Bradley, Garretson & Co., Philadelphia, 1874. Cloth. Condition: Good-. Engravings (illustrator). Apparent First Editon. 112+84+90+139+100+47 (app) pages, this is a stunning piece of religious Victoriana This consists of 2 parts (complete) with 6 books, each with its own pagination (the last being randomly paginated) and well illustrated with classic engravings, on religious, biblical, and inspirational themes. They are RELIGIOUS EMBLEMS by William Holmes and John Barber; RELIGIOUS ALLEGORIES by William Holmes and John Barber; THE CHRISTIAN PILGRIM : AN ALLEGORY by John Barber; CHRISTIAN SIMILITUDES by John Barber; THE SUNDAY BOOK OF PLEASING AND COMFORTING LITERATURE by Henry Howe; and ELEGY WRITTEN IN A COUNTRY CHURCH YARD (Gray's Elegy) by Thomas Gray. . The covers are well worn and rubbed with fraying to corners and edges and some tears to joints, blank endpapers gone, remaining endpapers heavily inscribed by ,e,ners of the Stewart family of Baltimore and Lakeville MD, including a tintype at rear af 'Sarah' mother of a prior owner. Spine faded and worn to block, Intrernally somewhat shaken and with scattered fingerspotting. This is a well used book, and with an extensive provenance as chronicled at endpapers. About Good. 130+ years and looks it age. Size: 8vo - 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Seller Inventory # 016335