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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
RQC
Citation location within source
  • 513.2
  • 211
  • 30068
Citation source
  • Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books
  • Hamilton, S. Amer. book illustrators (1968 ed.)
  • Evans. Amer. bibl.
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 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
  • Commendation "To Mr. Thompson" signed R. Hill; dated May 12, 1794
  • Engraved frontispiece and title-page
  • Poem "On the incomparable treasure of the Holy Scriptures" by Theodosius Beza: p. [4]
  • Woodcuts by Anderson; cf. Hamilton, cited below
  • Includes preface
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W., 181; 570
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 2986-2987
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
[2], 144 p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Quarter light brown sheep and rust nonpareil marbled paper over boards.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14470311
  • ucoclc14470311
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
  • Commendation "To Mr. Thompson" signed R. Hill; dated May 12, 1794
  • Engraved frontispiece and title-page
  • Poem "On the incomparable treasure of the Holy Scriptures" by Theodosius Beza: p. [4]
  • Woodcuts by Anderson; cf. Hamilton, cited below
  • Includes preface
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W., 181; 570
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 2986-2987
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
[2], 144 p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Quarter light brown sheep and rust nonpareil marbled paper over boards.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14470311
  • ucoclc14470311

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