New York: Leavitt and Allen, 1858. Cloth. Good. Item #015344
Flexible blue cloth covers, decorated in blind and gilt. 132 pp. Small black and white woodcut illustrations throughout (approximately 500, according to the title page). A hieroglyphic or picture Bible designed for children, paraphrasing the text and often substituting images for words. GOOD condition. Moderate fading and minor soiling to the covers. Extremities scuffed, with curling and creasing at the corners. Owner's gift inscription in the interior. Text block solid, with minor to moderate scattered foxing throughout. Some pages with minor tearing at their fore edges or upper extremities.