Allgemeine, wohlfeile Bilder-Bibel für die Katholiken, oder die ganze heilige Schrift des alten und neuen Testaments, nach der Vulgata

By: Bible

Price: $114.94

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good-


2 vols pages; Contemporary diced calf leather over glazed paper covered boards. Two heavy volumes, for which extra shipping charges may apply. Somewhat scuffed and worn, but the bindings are sound, with the thick covers well attached. Old ownership signatures partially covered by bookplates of St. Vincent's Abbey, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania. The Old Testament, 978 pages, occupies the first volume. The other volume contains the New Testament, 360 pp. -- followed by supplements and corrections to the Testaments, ["Kurze Erläuterung der katholischen Bilder-Bibel - Supplement zum alten Testamente (124 pp.) & -- Supplement zum neuen Testamente, (32 p. only -- of 56?) both these parts with the imprint matching: Leipzig, Baumgärtner's Buchhandlung, 1842]. Text in German, set in double columns of Fraktur type. With over 500 wood-engraved text illustrations. A significant illustrated Bible for Catholics, which used the technical advances of the industrial revolution to make the large work available at a popular price -- ("wohlfeile").

Title: Allgemeine, wohlfeile Bilder-Bibel für die Katholiken, oder die ganze heilige Schrift des alten und neuen Testaments, nach der Vulgata

Author Name: Bible

Categories: German Language and Literature, 19th Century, Philosophy and Religion,

Publisher: Leipzig, Baumgärtner's Buchhandlung: 1842

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good-

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 38576

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