A CONCISE HISTORY OF THE HOLY BIBLE. 1787.
Title A CONCISE HISTORY OF THE HOLY BIBLE.
Published Philadelphia. Printed For H. Stead. 1787.
Stock Code 12762
Description 119, [1 blank page], 16 pages. The New Testament has a separate title-page. The 16 page section also has a separate title: AN APPENDIX Containing the Ten Commandments, and the Old and New testament Dissected. Philadelphia. Printed by D. Humphreys. 1787. Illustrated with two engravings. Contemporary plain, untitled calf. 50 x 38 mm. 2 x 11/2 inches. Slight loss of leather at head of spine; ownership inscription, 'Elizabeth Crumps book 1790,' on endpaper; the first engraving is possibly misbound and, perhaps, should have been the frontispiece; some leaves shaved very close at the fore-edge; else a very good copy of a rare American miniature. Welsh 1049. Not in Bondy. Evans 45053. Adomeit. Thumb Bibles, A3. ESTC records two copies in North America: Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Library Company of Philadephia.
£1200.00