For sale is a copy of full leather cover personal copy of antique American HOLY BIBLE in excellent binding condition. It is printed in the year of 1851 by the American Bible Society in New York.
A vague pencil written signature in the front end paper indicates that the book once belonged to Naomi T. The Copy measures 7" by 4.5" for the cover size, roughly 2 thick. The bible is in great antique condition. The front and back cover are both original tooled leather with beautiful flora decoration and in good shape.
The leather cover is tight and has no visible cracks where the covers meet the spine. Such an excellent preservation state is rare to find for bibles of this age. All pages are complete and tight. There are some foxing, yellowing, staining in this copy commensurate with age. But It is relatively clean and undamaged by water or dampness.Other common age related signs of rubbing are present. Please check all photos for detailed condition. All in all, this is a rare well preserved pre Civil war era American religious text ready to be added to your antique bible collection. Feel free to check out my other antique and collectible listings (many more antique Christian texts and prints). This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "marblemill" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.