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Hieroglyphic Bibles: Their Origin and History. A Hitherto Unwritten Chapter of Bibliography with Facsimile Illustrations by W. A. Clouston's and a New Hieroglyphic Bible told in Stories by Frederick A. Laing

Clouston, W. A.

Published by David Bryce and Son, 1894
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Quarto. xvi, 316, 24, 24pp. First edition. This reference book on hieroglyphic Bibles, where words have been replaced by symbols, is illustrated with black & white facsimile pages. Hieroglyphic Bibles were meant to visually capture the interest and curiosity of children, leading them to a greater understanding of the text. Following Clouston's text is Frederick A. Laing's modern hieroglyphic Bible printed in color, divided into "Old Testament Stories" and "New Testament Stories." Each section has a full-page color title page, and the near-miniature leaves of the Bible are mounted, with four on each page. Bound in tan buckram stamped with the title in gilt and a pictorial border in black. Some faint, scattered foxing to contents and fore-edge, edges of boards show some light soiling, corners and spine ends slightly bumped, else a fine copy with the original blue cloth printed dust wrapper. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Hieroglyphic Bibles: Their Origin and ...
Publisher: David Bryce and Son
Publication Date: 1894
Illustrator: Laing, Frederick A.

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Clouston, W. A.; Frederick A. Laing
Published by Frederick A. Stokes Company, New York (1894)
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Book Description Frederick A. Stokes Company, New York, 1894. Hardcover. Condition: g- to vg. First American edition. Quarto. XVI, 316, [2], [26], [24]pp. Uncut. Original illustrated cloth, with gold lettering to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Beveled edges. Decorative endpapers. Frontispiece. This reference book on hieroglyphic Bibles, where words have been replaced by symbols, is illustrated with numerous b&w illustrations. Hieroglyphic Bibles were meant to visually capture the interest and curiosity of children, leading them to a greater understanding of the text. Following Clouston's text is Frederick A. Laing's modern hieroglyphic Bible printed in color, divided into "Old Testament Stories" and "New Testament Stories." Each part has an illustrated title page, and the miniature leaves (appr. 2 x 3") of the Bible are mounted, with four on each page. Head and tail of spine slightly chipped. Spine and edges slightly darkened. Minor age-toning along paper margin. Binding in overall good- to good, interior in good+ to very good condition. Seller Inventory # 18722

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