Pick of The Week Nov 7th 2011
– Mid 19th Century Catholic Family Bible with Stations of the Cross 1865
The Holy Bible; translated from the Latin Vulgate; diligently compared with the Hebrew, Greek, and other editions in divers languages. The Old Testament, first published by The English College, at Douay, A.D. 1609; and The New Testament, first published by The English College, at Rheims, A.D. 1582. With annotations, references, historical and chronological index, &c. the whole revised and diligently compared with the Latin Vulgate. Published with the approbation of His Grace The Most Rev. Dr. Cullen, Lord Archbishop of Dublin, Primate of Ireland, Delegate of The Apostolic See etc. Contains both the Old and New Testaments. No entries on any of the Family Pages.
Superbly Illustrated, Full Page Full Colour Illustrated Title Page, OT has 6 Full Page Colour Illustrations and 5 Full Page Sepia Illustrations, NT has 5 Full Page Colour Illustrations, 5 Full Page Sepia Illustrations, and 3 Full Page B/W Illustrations, and 14 Full Page Full Colour Stations of the Cross and hundreds of in text b/w illustrations.