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The Book and Its Story A Narrative for the Young by LNR 1853

The Book and Its Story A Narrative for the Young by LNR 1853

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The Book and Its Story: A Narrative for the Young
On occasion of the Jubilee of the British and Foreign Bible Society
With an introduction preface by the Rev. T. Phillips,
2nd Edition

The story of the bible. Contents include the bible in past ages, the printing and binding of the bible, the British and Foreign Bible society's rise and progress and present operations.

With engraved frontispiece with tissue guard, an illustration of the first reading of the bible in the crypt of Old St Paul AD 1541.
Published by Samuel Bagster and Sons, 1853. Further engravings to the text.

Hardback boards with decorative embossed covers. Boards are faded and worn . Front board has cracked revealing binding. Binding is a little loose with a few pages partially detached. Pages tanned with age but still in good, reasonable condition.

Size: 20x13 cm.


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