For sale is a copy of full leather cover personal copy of antique American HOLY BIBLE in good binding condition. The copy features tolled leather cover with decorative design. It is printed in the year 1852 by the American Bible Society located in New York. There is a family record section in front of the New Testament with birth and death records for the Rofs family. The Copy measures 7" by 4.5" for the cover size, roughly 2 thick.
The bible is in good antique condition. The front and back cover are both full leather and in good shape common age related sign of rubbing is present. The binding and leather cover is tight.The front hinge is repaired with acid free book binding tape from inside. The back hinge is in excellent condition. The leather is still supple and flexible. Such an excellent preservation state is rare to find for Bibles of this age. There are some foxing, yellowing, staining in this copy.
Please check all photos for detailed condition. All in all, this is a rare well preserved American pre Civil War 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.