Clean, tight & unmarked. Full leather binding shows wear. Bright gilt title & devices on the spine. Remarkably light foxing. Binding somewhat splayed. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New ...
Publisher: H. & E. Phinney
Publication Date: 1842
Book Condition: Good
Book Description H. & E. Phinney, Cooperstown, (N.Y.), 1828. 768 pp. In this copy nine engraved plates are present. Recorded copies differ in the number of plates (up to twenty). 4to, old full sheep; red gilt-lettered label on spine. This is one of the copies issued without the Apocrypha. P. 3, "To the Reader," defective, missing a corner about 4 x 3 inches and about 100 words of text; light foxing throughout. binding rubbed with a few tiny chips and and area of old worming to the front panel; tight and sound. Joseph Smith used a copy of this Cooperstown, 1828 edition as the basis for his translation. Seller Inventory # 63608