Includes Old and New Testaments and Apocrypha. Original owner's name is embossed on the front and back covers: Anthony P.
An internet search shows his family and his wife's family (Ann Eliza Staats) leaving England and first going to Holland before moving to America to escape religious persecution. They show to be a rather prominent family in early America. See pictures for pages about Births, Marriage and death - it was used as a family Bible. Condition: The front cover is separated from the binding. Some of the early sections of the Bible are also separated, although it appears that everything is there.
The spine leather had deteriorated significantly. The Bible is 3 1/4 thick! It is 9" tall x 5 1/2" wide. It is a rare find and should be quite desirable to a collector. There is a preamble "to the Reader" copied "from the Collins' Edition of the Bible, printed in New-York in 1807".There are several notes and newspaper clippings included and dated from the early to mid 1800's. The item "King James 1815 Bible Antique! Vintage Leather Bound Complete" is in sale since Sunday, April 7, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".
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