ANTIQUARIAN MINIATURE / THUMB BIBLES, LOT OF THREE,
Price Realized: $279.00
Sold Date: Sep 23, 2022
including A History of the Holy Bible., Philadelphia: Printed for Pitt Spencer, 1813; and History of the Bible., Boston: T. Bedlington & J. Ball, 1814. Example lacking title page in original blind-stamped morocco binding with central red morocco oval onlay to covers bearing the sacred initials “IHS”, others with remnants of original bindings.
Poor to fair condition, morocco example lacking first 27 pages, others lacking a few pages, loose or taped bindings. NOTE: All condition reports are based on general observations only, and are not meant to serve as a detailed analysis of condition. Please contact the department with your specific condition questions.
1 3/4" x 1 1/4" to 2" x 1 1/4".
Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum, Richmond, VA to benefit collections care, preservation, and future acquisitions.