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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. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, recommended by the Rev. 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. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, recommended by the Rev. 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. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour
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. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour
Statement of responsibility
recommended by the Rev. Rowland Hill
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
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. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, recommended by the Rev. Rowland Hill
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Engraved frontispiece and title-page
  • Commedation "To Mr. Thompson" dated May 12, 1794
  • Woodcuts attributed to Bewick; cf. Gumuchian and Rosenbach, cited below
  • Includes preface
  • Poem "On the incomparable treasure of the Holy Scriptures" by Theodosius Beza: p. [7]
  • Printing error: p. 10 printed as 01
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 181
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 2986
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
[2], 144 p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Quarter brown sheep and blue paper over wooden boards; paper partially wanting. Several pages torn.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30827379
  • ucoclc30827379
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. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, recommended by the Rev. Rowland Hill
Publication
Note
  • Engraved frontispiece and title-page
  • Commedation "To Mr. Thompson" dated May 12, 1794
  • Woodcuts attributed to Bewick; cf. Gumuchian and Rosenbach, cited below
  • Includes preface
  • Poem "On the incomparable treasure of the Holy Scriptures" by Theodosius Beza: p. [7]
  • Printing error: p. 10 printed as 01
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 181
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 2986
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
[2], 144 p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Quarter brown sheep and blue paper over wooden boards; paper partially wanting. Several pages torn.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30827379
  • ucoclc30827379

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