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The Beautiful Story a Companion Book to the Holy Bible to Which is Added Golden Gems of Religious Thought. Illustrated By 250 Superb Engravings

by Buel, J. W.; Talmage, T. Dewitt

Condition: Very Good +


1883 . Presumed first edition of this "Companion Book to the Holy Bible." Includes 250 engravings after Alexander Bida and Gustave Dore, et al, 12 of which are in color. A wonderful example with mild wear. A very ornate binding in gilt, silver, black over blue cloth. 576 pages, great color illustrations. . Hard Cover. Very Good +.


  • Bookseller: The Book Moose US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 022836
  • Title: The Beautiful Story a Companion Book to the Holy Bible to Which is Added Golden Gems of Religious Thought. Illustrated By 250 Superb Engravings
  • Author: Buel, J. W.; Talmage, T. Dewitt
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good +
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Date published: 1883
  • Bookseller catalogs: Religion;


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