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The Holy Bible...Embellished with Engravings from Pictures and Designs by the most eminent English Artists.
London: Printed for Thomas Macklin by Thomas Bensley. 1800- 1816*.

7 vols. Large folio. Contemporary binding of navy blue morocco, by J. Bone, 31 Frith Street, Soho, London, with his pink ticket in the first volume, sides with greek key gilt border, gilt inner dentelles, spine gilt, raised bands, all edges gilt. Engraved dedication and 70 full page engravings after Joshua Reynolds, William Hamilton, Fuseli, Angelica Kauffman etc. plus numerous vignette head- and tail-pieces. Light foxing to some of the plates as usual, a few joints expertly and very neatly repaired. A most handsome set.

* The first 6 volumes are dated 1800, the final volume, the Apocrypha is dated 1816 (as normal).

Price £ 7500.00
Stock Code 52625
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