The Holy Bible, containing the old and new testaments . . . Stereotype edition.

By: [Fore-Edge Painting] [Bible]

Price: $575.00

Quantity: 1 available


8vo. 1039 pp. Paper lightly browned (causing edge painting to look browned). Original dark brown straight grained morocco elaborately stamped in blind, a.e.g.; neatly rebacked, edges scuffed, inner hinges re-enforced. Very good. Leather bookplate of Sydney Sanner. With fore-edge painting of "FOLKSTONE." An early painting (date unknown). PROVENANCE: Navy blue morocco bookplate of Sydney Sanner, possibly a freemason and, if so, this could be the copy of Judge James Sydney Sanner (1872-1956), Supreme Court of Montana. He was also involved with inventing mining machinery. He died in Los Angeles. Earlier inscription of "Emily C. Hammersley, [daughter of my] [and in another hand:] Great Aunt . . . Constance Maria Stopford, Ridgeway, 1920."

Title: The Holy Bible, containing the old and new testaments . . . Stereotype edition.

Author Name: [Fore-Edge Painting] [Bible]

Categories: Fore-edge Painting,

Publisher: Oxford:, Printed at the Clarendon Press, by Samuel Collingwood, 1822.: 1822

lbs: 3.00 lbs

Seller ID: FF071

Keywords: Fore-edge Painting