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The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments and the Apocrypha.

Auction:
2677M
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$25$20

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Auction:
Discovery - 2677M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 09, 2013 2:00PM

Description:

The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments and the Apocrypha. Boston: Hinkley Co., [D.B. Updike, Merrymount Press], [n.d., circa 1905].
Octavo, fourteen volumes, illustrated with photogravures after old masters, text printed in a large typeface, dispensing with the usual chapter and verse numbering, each volume 9 1/2 x 6 in., occupying a little less than two feet of shelf space, in half leather bindings, very dry, spines detached and boards detached throughout the set, some spines missing, contents acceptable. (14)
Estimate $100-150


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Keywords

Hinkley Co., Merrymount Press, Apocrypha, Biblical apocrypha, Bookbinding, Merrymount, Printing, Publishing, Quincy, Massachusetts, Visual arts

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