Holy Bible W/ Illustrations From The Vatican Library First Ed. 1995 Easton Press
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For sale is an Easton Press Holy Bible 1995 W/Illustrations From The Vatican Library, First Edition (Turner Publishing, Inc., and Oxford University Press).It is in near fine condition, having never been written in, slight fading to guild on front cover, gild edges show wear, book itself has a bow to it, Foxing on pages, binding is tight, never been fully opened. This Bible combines the great beauty of historic masterpieces of Renaissance art taken from more than 30 volumes in the Vatican Library and bookmaking with the modern text of the Bible most widely accepted by all religious denominations. It is beautifully designed with six color printing throughout on specially made archival paper, and gold leaf effects. It has a hubbed spine bound in premium burgundy leather with beautiful gold accenting. It contains three permanent satin ribbon page markers and elegant gilded page edges. Faint foxing on a few pages & faint edge wear. The binding is very strong and the gold page edging is still as shiny with faint wear with a few nicks on page edges (please see images). It looks like spun gold. Just beautiful. The Bible measures 14-1/4" x 10-1/4" x 3" thick and weighs approximately 14 lbs. There are 1269 pages.
Absolutely breathtaking Bible to own for your own family for generations to come. Thanks for looking.