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The Resource An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution, and an essay concerning it,, by Robert R. Dearden, jr. and Douglas S. Watson

An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution, and an essay concerning it,, by Robert R. Dearden, jr. and Douglas S. Watson

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An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution, and an essay concerning it,
Title
An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution, and an essay concerning it,
Statement of responsibility
by Robert R. Dearden, jr. and Douglas S. Watson
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Language
eng
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An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution, and an essay concerning it,, by Robert R. Dearden, jr. and Douglas S. Watson
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Publication
Note
Bound in blue paper boards, printed in silver; leather shelfback, stamped in gold
Contents
An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution.-The Bible of the revolution, an essay, by R. R. Dearden, jr. and D. S. Watson.-Fac-simile, with typographical transcript, of General Washington's letter regarding the Aitken Bible.-A note on the typography of the period, by E. E. Grabhorn
Dimensions
26.5 cm.
Extent
4 p. L. [3]-34 p., 1 L.
Lccn
31010669
Note
  • "580 copies of this book have been printed; the Colonial edition of 515 for sale; 15 editorial copies and the Signers' edition of 50 special copies,each of which has original leaves of both the Old and New Testament inserted in it, together with a facsimile reproduction of the printing of the Declaration of independence by Robert Aitken.-[Signed] John Howell.
  • The original leaf is mounted on page 7; it is from the Bible printed by R. Aitken, Philadelphia, 1782. The Library of Congress copy contains sig. K6: Numbers XXXI, 17-XXXII, 9. UCLA Special Collections copy contains leaf for Daniel III, 20-IV, 22.
  • Special Collections has: no. 466 of the Colonial edition."
  • Clark Library copy [Press coll. Grabhorn]: no. 441 of the Colonial edition."
  • Clark Library copy [Press coll. Ritchie lib.]: "No. 250 of the Colonial Edition."
  • Clark Library copy [Press coll. Ritchie lib.]: inscribed to Ward Ritchie from John Howell; with this, invitation to a lecture and bookdealers' descriptions (item removed, filed in Clippings file); gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.
Other physical details
front., illus. (incl. ports.) facsims.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00248968
  • ucoclc248968
Label
An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution, and an essay concerning it,, by Robert R. Dearden, jr. and Douglas S. Watson
Publication
Note
Bound in blue paper boards, printed in silver; leather shelfback, stamped in gold
Contents
An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution.-The Bible of the revolution, an essay, by R. R. Dearden, jr. and D. S. Watson.-Fac-simile, with typographical transcript, of General Washington's letter regarding the Aitken Bible.-A note on the typography of the period, by E. E. Grabhorn
Dimensions
26.5 cm.
Extent
4 p. L. [3]-34 p., 1 L.
Lccn
31010669
Note
  • "580 copies of this book have been printed; the Colonial edition of 515 for sale; 15 editorial copies and the Signers' edition of 50 special copies,each of which has original leaves of both the Old and New Testament inserted in it, together with a facsimile reproduction of the printing of the Declaration of independence by Robert Aitken.-[Signed] John Howell.
  • The original leaf is mounted on page 7; it is from the Bible printed by R. Aitken, Philadelphia, 1782. The Library of Congress copy contains sig. K6: Numbers XXXI, 17-XXXII, 9. UCLA Special Collections copy contains leaf for Daniel III, 20-IV, 22.
  • Special Collections has: no. 466 of the Colonial edition."
  • Clark Library copy [Press coll. Grabhorn]: no. 441 of the Colonial edition."
  • Clark Library copy [Press coll. Ritchie lib.]: "No. 250 of the Colonial Edition."
  • Clark Library copy [Press coll. Ritchie lib.]: inscribed to Ward Ritchie from John Howell; with this, invitation to a lecture and bookdealers' descriptions (item removed, filed in Clippings file); gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.
Other physical details
front., illus. (incl. ports.) facsims.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00248968
  • ucoclc248968

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