For sale is a copy of full leather cover personal copy of antique American HOLY BIBLE in excellent binding condition. The copy features tolled leather cover and gilt page edges.
It is printed in the year 1866 by the American Bible Society located in New York. The Copy measures 5" by 3" for the cover size, roughly 1.5 thick. The bible is in great 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.
Both edges where covers meet the spine are 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 is very little foxing, yellowing, staining in this copy.
It is relatively clean and undamaged by water or dampness. There used to be a brass clip for closure, but it's no longer present. Please check all photos for detailed condition. All in all, this is a rare well preserved American post Civil War era 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.