The Holy Bible [v. 1: Genesis to Ruth] / ornamented with engravings by James Fittler from celebrated pictures by old masters ; the letter press by Thomas Bensley.

BS185 1795 .L66
2 v. in 4 : ill. ; 25 cm
Contents: v. 1. Genesis to Ruth -- v. 2. I Samuel to Job -- v. 3. Psalms to Malachi -- v. 4. New Testament.
Unpaged.
Frontispiece representing Adam and Eve in Paradise, engraved by J. Fittler after Durer and bears the title: Cabinet Bible, 1795.
Title pages designed by Tompkins, engraved by Vincent. Plates designed by Ryley after Rubens, Van Dyck, Poussin, and others.
New Testament has frontispiece designed after Correggio.
Without the Apocrypha.
Bound in dark blue leather with gilt lettering and decorations.
Indexed by Herbert, A.S. Engl. Bible, 1394 (variant).
Scan quality varies due to tight binding.

Format: Book
Language: English
Published: London : Published by R. Bowyer, Historic Gallery, Pall Mall, & J. Fittler, No. 62, Upper Charlotte Street 1795
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Online Access: https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:463827