Large quarto. Wherein are Explained all the Proper Names mentioned in the Old or New Testament, whether of Men, Women, Cities, Countries, Rivers, Mountains, &c. As Also Most of the Significant and Remarkable Appellatives that any where occur therein. With Accounts of All the Natural Productions, as Animals, Vegetable, Minerals, Stones, Gems, &c. The Whole digested into Alphabetical OrderProfusely illustrated with steel engravings and numerous maps. Original gold-lined calf with gold decorated spine. Raised bands. Age wear to binding. Marbled page edges. Split on some parts along spine on front- and back boards but firmly holding. Marbled endpapers. Handwritten bookplate by previous owner on inside of front board. Frontispiece etching of Calmet in Vol.I. Binding in good, interior in very condition. Antoine Augustin Calmet (1672-1757) was a French Benedictine and author of several works on the Bible. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Calmet's Dictionary of the Holy Bible with ...
Publisher: Henry G. Bohn
Publication Date: 1841
Edition: Eighth edition
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