Title: Die Bibel oder die ganze Heilige Schrift des alten und neuen Testaments 1850?; Bound with Verbessertes Gesang-Buch, zum Gebrauch bei dem offentlichen Gottes-Dienst sowohl als zur Privat-Erbauung, 1860
Author: Martin Luther
Publisher: Barmen, Drud und Berlag J.B. Steinhaus.
Condition: Very Good
A mid 19th century German edition of the Holy Bible, containing both the Old and New Testaments according to Martin Luther’s famous translation. This edition is additionally bound with an Improved hymn book for use in both public worship and private edification, with musical notation throughout.
This volume is heavily decorated with embossed designs and gilt on the covers and spine, with a shining cross on the front and the monogrammed initials W.M.M. On the back is an embossed image of the Last Supper. There is bright and shining gauffering work present on the entirety of the page edges.
There is a burnished working metal clasp present.
One finely bound volume in small octavo, X+916+160+308+(4)+8, 322 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with very little rubbing or wear at the boards, and stress at the joints. There is minor foxing throughout.