Large folio. XX, , 716, 717-994, , 358, 45, pp. Full gilt and blind-stamped morocco with gold lettering on spines. Raised bands. Bevelled edges. All edges gilt. Dentelles. Marbled endpapers. Engraved frontispiece in each volume (2 for the Old Testament, 1 for the New Testament). Engraved additional title pages. Remarkable edition of the Holy Bible, magnificently illustrated with 47 full-page steel engravings, and hundreds of in-text engravings on wood. Each steel engraving is protected with a tissue guard. This exquisite work is a fine example of Victorian Bible. Head and tail of spines rubbed and slightly chipped. Rubbing along joints and raised bands. Moderate shelf wear. Very minor and sporadic foxing throughout. Binding in overall fair to good, interior in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The New Illustrated Bible: The Holy Bible ...
Publisher: J. S. Virtue & Co., Limited
Publication Date: 1880
Book Condition: f to vg
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