The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, Translated out of the Original Tongues. Bible in English.
The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, Translated out of the Original Tongues ....

The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, Translated out of the Original Tongues ....

Pittsburg: Cramer and Spear, 1818. Small 8vo. 792pp. Original publisher's sheep. Signatures sprung from use, but firmly attached; pages soiled and with some contemporary markings; old repair to the spine else the binding is in very good condition. Ownership name of Dan Smith dated 1828, and, later, 'Dan Smith, His Book'. The New Testament has a separate title page. In this copy there is a short note pinned to its verso, listing the births of members of the McNees family in the late nineteenth century. Reputedly the first Bible printed west of the Allegheny River and the first Bible in English printed west of the Allegheny Mountains. A well used copy, but in good condition. Very scarce. Hills, 349; Not in Darlow and Moule, Item #16976

Price: $750.00

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