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The Resource The Bible in miniuture [sic], or, A concise history of the Old & New Testaments

The Bible in miniuture [sic], or, A concise history of the Old & New Testaments

Label
The Bible in miniuture [sic], or, A concise history of the Old & New Testaments
Title
The Bible in miniuture [sic], or, A concise history of the Old & New Testaments
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
  • J28(3)
  • B26
Citation source
  • Roscoe, S. Newbery
  • Adomeit. Three centuries of thumb Bibles
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Bible in miniuture [sic], or, A concise history of the Old & New Testaments
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Engraved title-page
  • No imprint at foot of p. 256
  • Tree in Adam and Eve plate facing p. 25 is without apples
  • In prose
  • Reset edition of a Bible first published in 1771 by W. Harris and reprinted in 1778 by J. Harris; cf. Osborne, cited below
  • Separate, engraved t.p. "A concise history of the New Testament": following p. 148
  • Includes preface
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 752
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 855-857
Dimensions
45 mm.
Extent
256 p., [12] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Crimson morocco over boards, tooled in gold; black oval onlay, bearing Christian monogram, on upper and lower boards. In black case.
Other physical details
12 ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11326805
  • ucoclc11326805
Label
The Bible in miniuture [sic], or, A concise history of the Old & New Testaments
Publication
Note
  • Engraved title-page
  • No imprint at foot of p. 256
  • Tree in Adam and Eve plate facing p. 25 is without apples
  • In prose
  • Reset edition of a Bible first published in 1771 by W. Harris and reprinted in 1778 by J. Harris; cf. Osborne, cited below
  • Separate, engraved t.p. "A concise history of the New Testament": following p. 148
  • Includes preface
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 752
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 855-857
Dimensions
45 mm.
Extent
256 p., [12] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Crimson morocco over boards, tooled in gold; black oval onlay, bearing Christian monogram, on upper and lower boards. In black case.
Other physical details
12 ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11326805
  • ucoclc11326805

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