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The Resource A new hieroglyphical Bible : for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations : embellished with familiar figures, & striking emblems; elegantly engraved. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, the holy apostles &c., recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill

A new hieroglyphical Bible : for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations : embellished with familiar figures, & striking emblems; elegantly engraved. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, the holy apostles &c., recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill

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A new hieroglyphical Bible : for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations : embellished with familiar figures, & striking emblems; elegantly engraved. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, the holy apostles &c.
Title
A new hieroglyphical Bible
Title remainder
for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations : embellished with familiar figures, & striking emblems; elegantly engraved. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, the holy apostles &c.
Statement of responsibility
recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
2986
Citation source
Gumuchian
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
BS560
LC item number
.B47 1794
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A new hieroglyphical Bible : for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations : embellished with familiar figures, & striking emblems; elegantly engraved. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, the holy apostles &c., recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First edition; cf. Gumuchian, cited below
  • Engraved frontispiece and title-page
  • "Recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill", with his letter prefixed. cf. W.A. Clouston, Hieroglyphic Bibles, p. 51-62
  • Woodcuts attributed to Bewick; cf. Gumuchian and Rosenbach, cited below
  • UCLA copy imperfect: p. [1]-4, 95-96, 101-102 wanting.
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 181
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
[2], 144 p., [1] leaf of plates
Lccn
22020261
Note
Buff illustrated paper over boards; illustration on lower board mostly wanting. In gold marbled case.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08415722
  • ucoclc8415722
Label
A new hieroglyphical Bible : for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations : embellished with familiar figures, & striking emblems; elegantly engraved. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, the holy apostles &c., recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill
Publication
Note
  • First edition; cf. Gumuchian, cited below
  • Engraved frontispiece and title-page
  • "Recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill", with his letter prefixed. cf. W.A. Clouston, Hieroglyphic Bibles, p. 51-62
  • Woodcuts attributed to Bewick; cf. Gumuchian and Rosenbach, cited below
  • UCLA copy imperfect: p. [1]-4, 95-96, 101-102 wanting.
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 181
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
[2], 144 p., [1] leaf of plates
Lccn
22020261
Note
Buff illustrated paper over boards; illustration on lower board mostly wanting. In gold marbled case.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08415722
  • ucoclc8415722

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