Nice! Antique 1851 Pre Civil War American HOLY BIBLE Leather Wallet Binding

Nice! Antique 1851 Pre Civil War American HOLY BIBLE Leather Wallet Binding
Nice! Antique 1851 Pre Civil War American HOLY BIBLE Leather Wallet Binding
Nice! Antique 1851 Pre Civil War American HOLY BIBLE Leather Wallet Binding
Nice! Antique 1851 Pre Civil War American HOLY BIBLE Leather Wallet Binding
Nice! Antique 1851 Pre Civil War American HOLY BIBLE Leather Wallet Binding
Nice! Antique 1851 Pre Civil War American HOLY BIBLE Leather Wallet Binding
Nice! Antique 1851 Pre Civil War American HOLY BIBLE Leather Wallet Binding
Nice! Antique 1851 Pre Civil War American HOLY BIBLE Leather Wallet Binding
Nice! Antique 1851 Pre Civil War American HOLY BIBLE Leather Wallet Binding
Nice! Antique 1851 Pre Civil War American HOLY BIBLE Leather Wallet Binding

Nice! Antique 1851 Pre Civil War American HOLY BIBLE Leather Wallet Binding

For sale is a copy of full leather cover personal copy of antique Civil War era American HOLY BIBLE (New Testament only) in rare wallet style binding. The copy features the original black leather cover and gilt page edges.

It is printed in the year 1851 by the American Bible Society located in New York. The front end papers contains the signature of its original owner. The copy measures 4.5" by 3" for the cover size. The bible is in EXCELLENT 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 covers are tight. All four hinges where covers meet the spine are in excellent condition. The leather is still supple and flexible. There are very little foxing, yellowing, staining in this copy. Please check all photos for detailed condition. Such an excellent preservation state is rare to find for Bibles of this age. 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.
Nice! Antique 1851 Pre Civil War American HOLY BIBLE Leather Wallet Binding