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The Resource A curious hieroglyphick Bible, or, Select passages in the Old and New Testaments, represented with emblematical figures, for the amusement of youth : designed chiefly to familiarize tender age, in a pleasing and diverting manner, with early ideas of the Holy Scriptures : to which are subjoined, a short account of the lives of the Evangelists, and other pieces, illustrated with cuts

A curious hieroglyphick Bible, or, Select passages in the Old and New Testaments, represented with emblematical figures, for the amusement of youth : designed chiefly to familiarize tender age, in a pleasing and diverting manner, with early ideas of the Holy Scriptures : to which are subjoined, a short account of the lives of the Evangelists, and other pieces, illustrated with cuts

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A curious hieroglyphick Bible, or, Select passages in the Old and New Testaments, represented with emblematical figures, for the amusement of youth : designed chiefly to familiarize tender age, in a pleasing and diverting manner, with early ideas of the Holy Scriptures : to which are subjoined, a short account of the lives of the Evangelists, and other pieces, illustrated with cuts
Title
A curious hieroglyphick Bible, or, Select passages in the Old and New Testaments, represented with emblematical figures, for the amusement of youth
Title remainder
designed chiefly to familiarize tender age, in a pleasing and diverting manner, with early ideas of the Holy Scriptures : to which are subjoined, a short account of the lives of the Evangelists, and other pieces, illustrated with cuts
Title variation
  • Select passages in the Old and New Testaments
  • Curious hieroglyphick Bible
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
T168818
Citation source
ESTC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A curious hieroglyphick Bible, or, Select passages in the Old and New Testaments, represented with emblematical figures, for the amusement of youth : designed chiefly to familiarize tender age, in a pleasing and diverting manner, with early ideas of the Holy Scriptures : to which are subjoined, a short account of the lives of the Evangelists, and other pieces, illustrated with cuts
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "[Price One Shilling bound.]"
  • Some of the woodcuts may be attributed to Thomas Bewick, cf. Hugo, T. Bewick (suppl. 1970 ed.), 4045
  • First published in London by T. Hodgson in 1783, cf. Osborne Coll., II, p. 759
  • Signatures: [A]4 B-M6 N2
  • Also includes: "On the incomperable [sic] treasure of the Holy Scriptures" (p. 127); lives of the Evangelists (p. 128-131); hymns and prayers (p. 132-133); "Questions and answers out of the Holy Scriptures" p. 134-136
Dimensions
15 cm.
Edition
The second edition, with the addition of many remarkable parts of Scripture, and other great improvements.
Extent
[8], 136 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Original publisher's illustrated, buff paper over boards. Purchase, Michael R. Thompson, Bookseller, 2001.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49325327
  • ucoclc49325327
Label
A curious hieroglyphick Bible, or, Select passages in the Old and New Testaments, represented with emblematical figures, for the amusement of youth : designed chiefly to familiarize tender age, in a pleasing and diverting manner, with early ideas of the Holy Scriptures : to which are subjoined, a short account of the lives of the Evangelists, and other pieces, illustrated with cuts
Publication
Note
  • "[Price One Shilling bound.]"
  • Some of the woodcuts may be attributed to Thomas Bewick, cf. Hugo, T. Bewick (suppl. 1970 ed.), 4045
  • First published in London by T. Hodgson in 1783, cf. Osborne Coll., II, p. 759
  • Signatures: [A]4 B-M6 N2
  • Also includes: "On the incomperable [sic] treasure of the Holy Scriptures" (p. 127); lives of the Evangelists (p. 128-131); hymns and prayers (p. 132-133); "Questions and answers out of the Holy Scriptures" p. 134-136
Dimensions
15 cm.
Edition
The second edition, with the addition of many remarkable parts of Scripture, and other great improvements.
Extent
[8], 136 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Original publisher's illustrated, buff paper over boards. Purchase, Michael R. Thompson, Bookseller, 2001.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49325327
  • ucoclc49325327

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