Up for sale is this very rare copy of The Holy Bible published in 1861 by the American Bible Society. This is one of the pocket Bibles that were distributed to Civil War soldiers during the conflict.
This this particular Bible book was given to a Mr. Lloyd during his time as a soldier in the Civil War. Lloyd died in 1866 from complications due to an injury sustained during the war.The book was meant to provide support for Mr. After his death, his sister Connie took the book and to keep in the family and subsequently passed it down through the generations. Lloyd (the III), who recently died at the age of 90. Captain Lloyd was the grandson of Lemuel Lloyd Sr. This is an awesome piece of American History and would be an excellent addition to anyone's collection.
This book is in excellent condition. There are no missing or town pages. It has a few signs of age, but is still in collector's grade condition.All pictures are of the actual item. Feel free to message me if you have any questions. The item "Rare 1861 Civil War Soldiers Pocket Bible American Bible Society" is in sale since Sunday, August 11, 2019.
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