Title: Die Bibel oder die ganze Heilige Schrift des alten und neuen Testaments, late 19th century; bound with Evangelisches Gesangbuch der Bremischen Gemeinden, 1890
Author: Martin Luther; August Hermann Francke, Konigliches Consistorium zu Cassel.
Publisher: Barmen, Druck und Verlag von Joh. Friedr. Steinhaus; Cassel, Hof- und Waisenhaus-Buchdruckerei
A 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 bound with a later edition of the evangelical hymn book of the Bremen parishes.
The boards are engraved, with some gilt still present. The endpapers are a bright hue deckled with fleur-de-lis. There is some gauffering work noted at the head and foot of the page edges to the spine.
One volume in small octavo, (X)+(2)+916+160+308,+(4)+8, (6)+380 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with wear and rubbing at the boards and spine. There is heavy staining to the title page, with very little foxing and staining throughout.