LEATHER-BOUND ILLUSTRATED HOLY BIBLE, C.1878Book: The Holy Bible, c.1878, with Matthew Henry's Commentary, published by John G. Murdoch, London, embossed black leather binding, spine with raised bands, gilt-tipped pages, numerous illustrations throughout, blank family register, wear to binding, foxing and toning to paper, approx 13.5"h, 11.25"w, 4.25"d, 13.75lbs
LEATHER-BOUND HOLY BIBLE OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESSBook: Holy Bible, c.1859, published by Oxford University Press, label for George Walker Booksellers, Montrose, Scotland, presented to Reverend David Smith from the members of his bible class, March 17th, 1873, embossed leather binding, spine with raised bands, gilt-tipped pages, marbled end papers, wear to binding, foxing and toning to paper, approx 13"h, 10.25"w, 3.25"d, 10.25lbs
BRITISH LEATHER-BOUND FAMILY HOLY BIBLE, 19TH C.Book: Holy Bible, 19th c., with Reverend Thomas Scott's commentary, edited by Professor Symington D.D. Glasgow, published by William Mackenzie, embossed leather binding, spine with raised bands, gilt-tipped pages, marbled end papers, numerous etching illustrations throughout, hand-written information about the Jennings-Miller families with dates ranging from 1946-1977, wear to binding, foxing and toning to paper, approx 14.75"h, 12"w, 5.25"d, 23.25lbs
AMERICAN BOOKPLATE. Watercolor and ink on paper. Colorful border with script "The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments...And this book belonges (sic) to Elias Adams March 9th 1846". Stains, crease and edge loss. Framed, 10.5"h. 8.5"w.
TWO LEATHER BOUND VOLUMES OF THE HOLY BIBLEThe first published Collins and Co., New York, 1816, with blue case; the second published S. Andrus and Son, Hartford, 1846.
The second 12 x 10 x 2 1/4 in.
Wear, losses and abrasions to the binding, one with greater wear. Soft creases, foxing, staining and wear.Not withstanding this report or any discussion concerning condition of a lot, all lots are offered and sold "as is" in accordance with our conditions of sale.
PHILADELPHIA IMPRINT HOLY BIBLE WITH INK PENMANSHIca. 1847 published; imprint by Jesper Harding, Philadelphia with beautifully illustrated penmanship bookplate for/by George W. Paules, illustrated August 24, 1857 and notes "Penmanship is Queen of Arts" with berry wreath and birds with pennant motif, 9"x 11 1/4"x 2 1/4"; Condition: Bible in poor condition, some paper loss along borders to bookplate, probably Lehigh Co., PA
Large E. Duhnigan and Brother, New York, Holy Bible published in 1853 and illustrated with numerous engravings of Biblical subjects, bound in embossed brown morocco leather, h. 4\", w. 11\", d. 13-3/4\".
PRECIOUS MOMENTS FIGURINE, A GODCHILD CLOSE TO MY HEART...Number 811807. Porcelain figure of a young girl holding Holy Bible, accompanied by mouse and a cat.
Precious Moments by Enesco backstamp. Comes with original box; 7.5"H x 5.25"W.
Dimensions: 4" W x 4.75" H
Manufacturer: Precious Moments Inc.
ANTIQUE BIBLE SCOTT'S TESTAMENT VOL 1DESCRIPTION: The Holy Bible by Thomas Scott Vol 1. Published by Whiting and Watson "Theological and classical booksellers, No. 96, Broadway, J Seymour" collectable antique book.
DIMENSIONS: H: 9.5" x W: 2.25" x L: 6"
CONDITION: Heavy wear due to age, condition. See lot description for details on item condition. More detailed condition requests can be obtained via email (email@example.com) or SMS (305) 333-4134. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Akiba Antiques shall have no responsibility for any error or omission."
1884 DOUAY-RHEINS ILLUSTRATED LEATHER BOUND BIBLELarge and heavy 1884 leather bound Douay & Rheins illustrated Holy Bible with notes and references by Reverend George Leo Haydock (ENGLISH, 1774 – 1849). Included metal Lyre form reading stand. Bible measures approx.12 3/4" height x 10 3/4" width x 4 3/4" depth (32.4cm x 27.3cm x 12cm).
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CONFEDERATE ARCHIVE ITEMS, SCALES FAMILY19th century Confederate and related archive for the Scales family of Memphis, TN. 1st item - Confederate Prisoner pamphlet, "Prison Life During the Rebellion. Being a Brief Narrative of the Miseries and Sufferings of Six Hundred Confederate Prisoners Sent from Fort Delaware to Morris' Island to be Punished." Fritz Fuzzlebug, One of Their Number, published by the author, Singer's Glen, VA: Joseph Funk's Sons Printers, 1869. 9 1/2" x 5 5/8". 2nd item - Pamphlet on Confederate Navy Commander Maury, "In Memoriam: Matthew Fontaine Maury, LL.D., 1873." Signed inside cover, "With Lucy Maury's love" (Lucy was Matthew's daughter). 3rd item - Two Virginia Military Institute Matthew Maury maps: Map of VIrginia, 1868 and Map of the United States Constructed on the Rectangular Tangential Projection, 1868. 4th item - Confederate army cabinet card of a Major in uniform with sword, possibly a relative of Lt. Dabney Scales. 6 1/2" H. 5th item - 1875 Hitchcock's New and Complete Analysis of the Holy Bible, New York. Provenance: descendants of Dabney M. Scales, Memphis.
1st item - wrapper cover with a couple of small tears at upper margin and losses to corners. 2nd item - spine of pamplet loose, loss to lower corner of cover. 3rd item - VMI maps in poor condition with losses at corners and seams, tears. 4th item - minor scuffs to image with toning and stain to right arm near shoulder. 5th item - Bible with engraving frontispiece detached.
GANUM & MCBEE KNOX CO., TN RELATED ARCHIVE, 19TH CENTUR...Large Knox County, Tennessee archive relating to Nancy Sawyers McBee and Ganum McBee. Nancy Sawyers married Confederate First Lieutenant Ganum Cox McBee (died 1902) of the Tennessee Infantry on October, 10, 1865. Ganum was wounded in the battle of Newtown, VA (November 1864) with a head injury. Archive includes a large photographic print of Ganum and Nancy McBee with other family members (possibly their children), an offset color print portrait of Ganum and Nancy (framed), earlier portrait images relating to family members, copper plate negative of Nancy Sawyers Mcbee, various 19th century tax receipts and family related correspondence, receipts from regional merchants, death memorial embossed card for Ganum McBee, book of Common Prayer and Holy Bible, 19th century women's clothing accessories, remnants of an 18th century purse, framed CDV images of Nancy Sawyers McBee and William Sawyers, and three gold filled Victorian bracelets.
Grime, wear commensurate for age. Refer to photographs.
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