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The Resource A new history of the Old and New Testament : in a short easy and instructive manner

A new history of the Old and New Testament : in a short easy and instructive manner

Label
A new history of the Old and New Testament : in a short easy and instructive manner
Title
A new history of the Old and New Testament
Title remainder
in a short easy and instructive manner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
CLU
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A new history of the Old and New Testament : in a short easy and instructive manner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Approximate date inferred from inscription dated 1793 in UCLA copy.
  • Preface "To the reader" signed Jno. Hervey
  • "And tho' the volume, and the work be small, Yet in contains the sum of all in all"--preface
  • Variant title: The Bible in miniature, or, A concise history of the O. & N. Testament, in verse
  • Preface and text in verse
  • Separate title-page "History of the New Testament": p. [157]
  • UCLA copy imperfect: p. [157-158] wanting; replaced by photocopy reproduction.
  • Cf. Adomeit. Three centuries of Thumb Bibles, B20
Dimensions
58 mm.
Extent
267 p.
Note
  • Brown calf over boards. In green marbled case. Pages 11-14 torn; p. 257-258 detached.
  • Inscriptions "Mary Edwards, her book", dated 1796 on upper paste-down and on verso of p. 267; inscriptions "John Hasell his book", dated 1793 and 1796 on lower free endpaper.
  • Scribbling in ink on several pages.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30864494
  • ucoclc30864494
Label
A new history of the Old and New Testament : in a short easy and instructive manner
Publication
Note
  • Approximate date inferred from inscription dated 1793 in UCLA copy.
  • Preface "To the reader" signed Jno. Hervey
  • "And tho' the volume, and the work be small, Yet in contains the sum of all in all"--preface
  • Variant title: The Bible in miniature, or, A concise history of the O. & N. Testament, in verse
  • Preface and text in verse
  • Separate title-page "History of the New Testament": p. [157]
  • UCLA copy imperfect: p. [157-158] wanting; replaced by photocopy reproduction.
  • Cf. Adomeit. Three centuries of Thumb Bibles, B20
Dimensions
58 mm.
Extent
267 p.
Note
  • Brown calf over boards. In green marbled case. Pages 11-14 torn; p. 257-258 detached.
  • Inscriptions "Mary Edwards, her book", dated 1796 on upper paste-down and on verso of p. 267; inscriptions "John Hasell his book", dated 1793 and 1796 on lower free endpaper.
  • Scribbling in ink on several pages.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30864494
  • ucoclc30864494

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