Chapter 1: Bibles
found: 13 books

 
Apocrypha
Sir D Hunter Blair and M S Bruce (Printers). 1828. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. A benign copy. The front pastedown has a clipping from 'The Cape Argus' for Oct 27, 1914 which is a letter from Theo. L Schreiner (Olive Schreiner's brother). The brown boards have blind stamped decoration. They are scuffed, worn, marked by shelving and handling all about. Despite the scruffy aspect, the boards are comfortable and sure. The contents have evidence of age and use throughout. The end papers have tape residue. The frontispage has a previous owner signature (M Cairncross). The contents are contented in their authority. They do have some wear, some age-related marks, some very occasional foxing. The guttering along the pages of The Book of Judith Chap X, v.3-Chap XI, v 22 have been 'repaired' with packing tape by a previous owner.. Otherwise, the pages are firm, clean, clear, earnest, orderly, tidy, decent, agreeable. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 41rb
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.5 | £UK 40.25 | JP 5374]
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Bijbel, Dat Is: De Gansche Heilige Schrift, Bevattende Al de Kanonlijke Boeken Van Het Oude En Nieuwe Testament, Uit de Oorspornkelijke Talen in Onze Nederlandsche Taal Getrouwelijk Overgezet, Op Las Van de Hoog-Mog. Heeren Saten Generaal Der Vereenigde Nederlanden, En Volgens Het Besluit Van de Synode Nationaal, Gehouden T Dordrecht, in de Jaren 1618 En 1619.
J Brandt en Zoon, Amsterdam. 1870. Hardcover, with dust jacket. An elderly copy. In Dutch throughout. Please note that pp 191/192 of Psalms (Psalmen) has been torn away; pp 65/66 of Ziekentroost is missing. Full leather with leather clasp. The front cover has a leather band for the 'clasp' to slide into. The covers and spine are much worn, scuffed, scratched, rubbed. They are resolutely vintage. The paper trims are gilded. The contents bear evidence of use and age throughout. They have some wear from handling and use. The pages are generally tight, clean and clear, competent, antique, amenable. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: 65rf
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.75 | £UK 32.25 | JP 4299]
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Bijbel : Dat Is de Gansche Heilige Schrift Vervattende Al de Kanonieke Boeken Des Ouden En Nieuwen Testaments Door Last Van de Hoog-Mog. Heeren Staten-Generaal Der Vereenigde Nederlanden En Volgens Het Besluit Van de Synode Nationaal Gehouden to Dordrecht, in de Jaren Mdcxviii En Mdcxix Uit Die Oorspronkelijke Talen in Onze Nederlandsche Getrouwelijk Overgezet
Britsche en Buitenlandsche Bijbelgenootschap, London. 1920. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 1160 pages plus maps (complete). Rebound retaining original leather boards and spine. In Dutch throughout. Family Bible for the family of Izak Stefanus Perold (27 Nov. 1852 - 31 Julie 1942) and his wife, Johanna Helena geb. Brink (18 Maart 1888 - 22 Maart 1933). Includes handwritten family details. Some are heartbreaking in their detail. The leather boards are venerable, aged, worn (they respond well to wax polish!). They are scuffed and a little marked. Otherwise characterful. The contents have evidence of use throughout. The pages have user creases and marks. They are benign, calm, clear, very confident and certain, benevolent, warm, assured. A kindly copy. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bssg
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.5 | £UK 40.25 | JP 5374]
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Bijbel, Dat Is de Gansche Heilige Schrift, Vervattende Al de Kanonije Boeken Des Ouden En Nieuwen Testaments, Door Last Van de Hoog-Mog. Heerden Staten-Generaal Der Vereeningde Nederlanden En Volgens Het Besluit Van de Synode Nationaal, Gehouden Te Dordrecht, in de Jaren Mdcxviii En Mdcxix, Uit de Oorspronkelijke Talen in Onze Nedelandsche Getrouwelijk Overgezet
Britscheen Buitenlandsche Bijbelgenootschap, te Londen, te Utrecht. 1900. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. In Dutch throughout. Family bible with family birth annotations on the frontispage. Stout, sturdy copy. Full-leather. The boards have wear, handling marks all about. They even yet venerable and comfortable. Despite their placidity, the boards are steady and sound. The contents have aged a little. Some pages have been used more than others. There are occasional flecks and droplets of foxing. The pages are aging gently and are thus yellowing and sallow. However, the contents are assured, clean, clear, patrician, neat, competent and certain and full of character. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cgte
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.5 | £UK 40.25 | JP 5374]
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Bijbel, Dat Is de Gansche Heilige Schrift, Vervattende Al de Kanonijke Boeken Des Ouden En Nieuwen Testaments
Britsche en Buitenlandsche Bijbelgenootschap. 1892. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Dutch language. The condition of this book has been determined according to its age. The boards are very rubbed, worn and marked, and there is a large chip out of the top of the spine. This chip does not obscure any text. There is also a tear in the binding along the back, bottom edge of the spine. Internally, the pages are tanned and lightly foxed throughout. There are no markings or inscriptions, and the pages are complete and whole. The binding remains strong and has been reinforced along the edge of the front board. JV.K. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: orql
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 58 | £UK 52.25 | JP 6986]
Catalogue: Dutch - Bibles

 
Die Bybel - Die Is Die Ganse Heilige Skrif Wat Al Die Kanonieke Boeke Van Die Ou En Nuwe Testament Bevat Oorgesit Uit Die Oorspronklike Tale En Uitgegee in Opdrag Van Die Gesamentlike Kommissie Verteenwoordigende Die Drie Hollandse Kerke in Suid-Afrika
Britse en Buitelandse Bybelgenootskap, Kaapstad. 1943. Softcover, with dust jacket. Complete. In Afrikaans throughout. Limp cover. Faux leather. A carefully owned copy. The covers are worn from handling and are thus comfortable. The contents are clean, clear, certain, assured. The thumb-dents are neat. The pages are tidy, benevolent and more than competent. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: byeq
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 16.25 | JP 2150]
Catalogue: Bibles

 
Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments: Translated out of the Original Tongues: And with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, by His Majesty's Special Command
Henry Frowde, Oxford University Press. 1888. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. A handsome copy. King James Version. Large lecturn-style edition. Perfect for Church and/ or Family use. Full leather. Brass clasp (sound and healthy). Gilded papertrims. Blind stamped decoration. The boards have light storage and user wear about. The spine has been repaired with leather strips. The boards are sturdy, sound, strong, pleasing. Within, the contents are most agreeable. The first free page has a gift inscription (William Thomas Hirst). The initial tissue guard has wear. The title page has some user creases. Otherwise, the pages are wonderfully clean and clear, bold and certain, confident, keen, tight, fresh, unblemished by hand or the years. As this Book is very heavy, should the book need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 79op
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 89 | £UK 80.25 | JP 10748]
Catalogue: Bibles

 
Het Nieuwe Testament of Alle Boeken Des Nieuwen Verbonds Onzes Heeren Jezus Christus, Uit de Grieksche Taal Is Onze Nederlandsche Taal Getrouwelijk Overgezet; Op Last Van de Hoog-Mog. Heeren Staten Generaal Der Vereenigde Nederlanden, Na Volgens Het Besluit Van de Synode Nationaal, Gehouden Te Dordrecht, in de Jaren 1618 En 1619. Ingerigt Overeenzomstig de Thans Meest Gebruikelijke Taal En Spelling / Het Boek Des Psalmen, Nevens de Gezangen, Bij de Hervormde Kerk Van Nederland in Gebruik, Door Last Van de Hoog Mogende Heeren Staten Generaal, Der Vereenigde Nederlanden, Uit Drie Berijmingen, in Het Jaar 1773, Gekozen, Met de Noodige Daarin Gemaakte Veranderingen
Nederlansche Bijbel-Compagnie / J Brandt en Zoon, Amsterdam / Johannes Enschede en Zonen, Haarlem. 1868. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. A passive copy. Hand sized in full leather. Blind stamped decoration. The stiff covers have wear about all edges, corners and seams. They are benevolent. Gilded papertrims (dulled and mildly worn). The binding is half-ajar. The contents are still secure. Other than tanning to the end papers, the contents are clean, clear, tranquil, confident, certain, only occasionally marked with foxing, comfortably competent. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 66rf
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.75 | £UK 32.25 | JP 4299]
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Parallel Bybel / Bible : Nuwe Lewende Vertaling / New International Version
Christelike Uitgewersmaatskappy, Vereeniging. 2013, First Edition. (ISBN: 1431603279). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 2456 pages (complete). In Afrikaans and English. Printed in China! A smart copy. The laminated boards have storage marks and scuffing. The corners have been knocked. There is some light wear to edges. The page trims have handling marks. Black cloth bookmarker attached. The frontispage has a presentation certificate. The pages are certain, confident, clean, clear, more than competent, fresh. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: btiu
USD 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 42.75 | £UK 38.5 | JP 5159]
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Keywords: 1431603279

 
O'CONNELL, REVEREND JOHN P (ED)
Holy Bible - Holy Trinity Edition of the Catholic Bible
The Catholic Press, Inc. Chicago. 1955. Softcover, with dust jacket. Complete. With appendices on the Art of the Trinity, The Mass, The Sacraments, A Family Record, Lists of Saints' Names for Boys and Girls, A Catholic Dictionary. Firm leather cover which has embossed decoration and titling. The contents are most agreeable. They are clean, clear, comfortable, assured, most gratifying. fn. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cdxl
USD 23.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.5 | £UK 18.5 | JP 2472]
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LEKGANYANE, HIS GRACE THE RIGHT REVEREND BISHOP BARNABAS EDWARD (MESSAGE FROM) ; ENGENAS, REV. TO BISHOP BARNABAS E LEKGANYANE (HISTORICAL BACKGROUND BY)
Zcc Family Bible : The Holy Bible - New International Version
Olyfberg Publishers cc, Waterkloof, South Africa. 1995, First Edition. (ISBN: 0958395918). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Complete. In English, North Sotho and Zulu. An exceptionally smart, pleasing copy of this bible produced for the followers of the Zionist Christian Church. The green boards and gilt titling are very healthy and handsome. The end papers are fresh. The contents are exceptionally clean, clear, certain, assured, devoutly produced. fk. As New/No Jacket.
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Book number: cedw
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 80.25 | £UK 72.25 | JP 9674]
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Keywords: 0958395918

 
RAHLWES, F (ED)
Die Bãâ¼Cher Der Bibel - Band 1
George Westermann, Braunschweig. 1908, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Ill.: Lilies, W M. 553 pages (complete). In German throughout. A most atmospheric copy of this edition of the books of Moses and Joshua, from the Creation to the death of Joshua. Most wonderfully decorated and illustrated by the renowned Art Nouveau artist, E M Lilien. The book is mildly aged. The covers have a clear plastic protective cover. The boards have storage-related mottling. They have handling and shelving wear. Otherwise, they are sturdy, stead and sound. The front pastedown has a small biography of Lilien affixed to it. The pages are mellow and benevolent. They have evidence of contented and repeated use throughout. There are flushes and blotches of storage foxing here and there throughout. The pages, however, are most assured and comfortable. They are clean, clear, very generous, elegant, serene. A most decent copy. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: cgtt
USD 120.00 [Appr.: EURO 106.75 | £UK 96.25 | JP 12898]
Catalogue: Bibles
Keywords: Lilies, W M

 
WHITE, JOHN T
St John's Gospel - with a Vocabulary (White's Grammar School Texts)
Longmans, Green, and Co. London etc. 1908, new impression. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 200 pages (complete). In Greek. Used by a previous owner for the Junior Freshman Examination Greek: Gospel of St John, Hellenics of Xenophon, Iphigenia in Tauris. A rigorously used copy. The boards are much worn, scuffed, marked by hand and age. They are comfortable and sure. The contents are energetically annotated throughout. Nonetheless, the book is assured, in order, and can still be used for reference with confidence. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: 1rg
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 12.25 | JP 1612]
Catalogue: Bibles - Gospels

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