Holy Bible Old & New Testament German Translation 1887 fine leather bindingBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Decorative Leather Bindings, Religion, Christianity, Holy Bible, German Text).
Die Bibel, oder die ganze Heilege Schrift des alten und neuen Testaments.
Published 1887, New York by the American Bible Society.
852, 288 pages. Text in German.
A beautiful survival.
Period full leather binding, slightly raised bands, gilt title lettering & compartment decorations, gilt ruled covers, all edges and turn ins gilt.
Binding remains bright, clean, tight, and sound.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/2" H x 5" W.