For sale is a copy of full leather cover personal copy of antique American polyglott BIBLE in excellent binding condition. The copy features full leather covers with empresses patterns and gilt page edges. It is printed in the year 1863 by a printer named Bradley, Dayton, & Co.
The copy measures 6" by 4" for the cover size, roughly 2 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.
The front hinge is in excellent condition. The back hinge has some superficial separation in the leather cover, but still well connected by binding paper and string underneath.
There is very little foxing, yellowing, staining in this copy. It is relatively clean and undamaged by water or dampness.
Such an excellent preservation state is rare to find for Bibles of this age. Please check all photos for detailed condition. All in all, this is a rare well preserved American 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.