King James Version with Clasp
Title Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments : (King James Version, KJV) Translated out of the Original Tongues, and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised
Book Condition Good+ with no dust jacket
Publisher London: G. E. Eyre & W. Spottiswoode; 1851
Seller ID 5008
24mo (5.4") 14 cm; This is a real Bible from 1851, not a flimsy computer-generated reprint. ; Small format (90 x 136 mm) 3 1/2 x 5 3/8 inches. Original full embossed leather over thin boards. All edges gilt. About 400 unnumbered pages. No illustrations. No chain references. Text in two columns. Small brass clasp. ; Title page date MDCCCLI (1851). ; Worn along all edges. Gilt dull but readable. Leather split along lower rear joint 54mm but textblock tight, hinges intact. Clasp in full working order. Well loved but solid.