"Cassell's Illustrated Family Bible". Cassell Petter Galpin, London, undated but c1870. Size 13" x 10.2" x 4. Contains the Old and New Testaments.
Full black leather with gilt decoration and blind embossing (some fading). Spine has 5 raised bands, some fading to the gilding but structurally very strong with hinges sound and unbroken and only very mild wear to the corners, edges and spine ends.
Marbled end papers; inner hinges strong and unbroken. Small amount of handwriting showing that the Bible was given to Hetty Dear by her parents, David & Hester, on her 21st Birthday. All pages clean and bright. No marks, tears or foxing that I can see. Unused'Family Register' at the front of the Bible.Stunning engravings, maps and illustrations throughout. Concordance and various Tables at the rear. This Bible is in magnificent, clean, strong condition. Hard to believe it is 150 years old. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable". The seller is "old-interesting-books-and-things" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Canada, New Zealand, Norway, Mexico, Switzerland, Bermuda, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Iceland, Jersey, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Ukraine.