Title: Die Bibel oder die ganze Heilige Schrift des alten und neuen Testaments, 46 Aufl, 1871; Bound with Evangelisches Kirchengesangbuch, 1893
Author: Martin Luther
Publisher: Cassel, Hof-u. Waisenhaus-Buchdruckerei
Condition: Very Good
An late 19th century German edition of the Holy Bible, containing both the Old and New Testaments according to Martin Luther’s famous translation. This bible is additionally bound with a late 19th century evangelical church hymn book.
The bible is finely bound with embossed covers, and brass bosses. There is an embossed design of a cross on the front, and a chalice on the back. There is gauffering work present on the entirety of the page edges. There is a large working metal clasp present, though it does not hold well.
The date of 1871 is engraved on the front cover, along with the monogram of an M.G. Jager
One volume in small octavo, X+916+160+308+(4)+8, 380 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with warping having developed to the boards, and minor rubbing and wear present. There is minor foxing throughout.