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Holy Bible Illustrated; New Ruby 32mo

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Product description

Holy Bible Illustrated; New Ruby 32mo - OUP.

Presented in stiff cream mock-velum sleeve. Bruised to most edges and open to both hinge crowns. Faces with nice sheen; peculiar (possibly home-made) asymmetric thumb guide to fore edge, but still quite awkward to remove the book.
OUP sticker to base: "Oxford Text Bible with 15 coloured illustrations; New Ruby 32mo."

The bible within is very attractive, in light sage with lightly embossed rampant lion motifs in cream. The French Morocco boards have the texture of serpentine - almost soapy. As-new throughout; cream spine panel with gold titles. Bevelled corners. Tasteful personal dedication dated May 1956; nicely marbled end paper. Embroidered white tape marker. All edges gilt with elegant planing to fore edge. Very nice watercolours and a few biblical maps to rear.

This is a fine book to hold that is very appealing to the eye, having suffered no visible wear.


Item details

PLU:
0
Added value:
A very attractive specimen
Author(s):
OUP
Condition:
As new
Edition:
1956
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
1151
Publisher:
OUP
Title:
Holy Bible Illustrated

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Holy Bible Illustrated; New Ruby 32mo - OUP.

Presented in stiff cream mock-velum sleeve. Bruised to most edges and open to both hinge crowns. Faces with nice sheen; peculiar (possibly home-made) asymmetric thumb guide to fore edge, but still quite awkward to remove the book.
OUP sticker to base: "Oxford Text Bible with 15 coloured illustrations; New Ruby 32mo."

The bible within is very attractive, in light sage with lightly embossed rampant lion motifs in cream. The French Morocco boards have the texture of serpentine - almost soapy. As-new throughout; cream spine panel with gold titles. Bevelled corners. Tasteful personal dedication dated May 1956; nicely marbled end paper. Embroidered white tape marker. All edges gilt with elegant planing to fore edge. Very nice watercolours and a few biblical maps to rear.

This is a fine book to hold that is very appealing to the eye, having suffered no visible wear.


PLU:
0
Added value:
A very attractive specimen
Author(s):
OUP
Condition:
As new
Edition:
1956
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
1151
Publisher:
OUP
Title:
Holy Bible Illustrated

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