Title: The Works of Creation Illustrated from the English edition
Book Condition: Good +
Edition: First edition
Publisher: Philadelphia Presbyterian Board of Publication
Illustrator: not attributed
Seller ID: 000892
nd, c. 1850's. This is an interpretation of the bible written for young people with the intention of gaining their interest so that they would go on to study the bible itself. 17 engravings, five presented as plates. Olive green cloth boards with deep blind embossing and gilt titling and illustration to upper board and backstrip. 185x145 mm. 264 pp. Corners bumped and worn; top/tail of backstrip bumped and split. Original owners name printed in small characters on front and rear free end papers and original present dedication on one of the prelims. A few brown spots on the first few prelims, otherwise clean neat contents.
bible, creation, presbyterian, children's scripture,