12mo, unpaginated; printed in double columns; full contemporary calf, shelf wear, spine cracked, edges and corners bumped and rubbed occasionally revealing boards; lacking flyleaf; endpapers a bit soiled and spotted; later inscription (Sept. 22, 1913) of G. Macarthur on title page. The New Testament has separate title page and imprint variant (Chelsea: Printed by Stanhope and Tilling for the British and Foreign Society). The first edition of the Scriptures in Gaelic issued by the B.F.B.S., whose text was taken from the "last corrected Edition of the Society in Scotland for propagating Christian Knowledge" (Darlow and Moule 4085). Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Leabhraichean an t-seann tionmaidh agus an ...
Publisher: Printed for the British and Foreign Bible Society.by Stanhope and Tilling, Chelsea
Publication Date: 1807
Book Description Printed for The British and Foreign Bible Society by Stanhope and Tilling Printers, 1807. Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. (Ref. ) Two volumes. Published 1807. Full leather binding with gilt titles to black spine inlays. Rubbing to edges, corners, head and heel of spine. Some scuffs and discolouration to covers but generally very good for age. Darkened around edges. Darkened tilte page at Vol.I. May be some pages missing from end of volume I and/or start of Vol. II. Volume II. has no title page. Darkened page edges throughout. Some writing to endpapers. Seller Inventory # 008213
Book Description For The Society In Scotland For Propagating Christian Knowledge, Edinburgh, 1807. Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. (Ref. OO2) Full contemporary calf leather binding. Rubbed at spine. A little loss to lower edge of spine. Wear to corners. Scuffed edges else good and well-bound. Large three inch tear diagonally to main title page. Darkened top edge and greyed foredge. Contents otherwise very good and unmarked. Seller Inventory # 007460