There is some wrinkling to the cover cloth, but the cloth has held up overall. The interior is generally clean, but the front end pages have some soil on it. The book has a handsome, patriotic pasteboard on the front, inside cover as shown. The pages are free of any writing.
A a couple pages have light foxing, but most are fine. The book is not an ex-library book.The book is solidly bound, but there is a touch of separation to the front hinge, although it is holding well. One of the front end pages has a corner torn, but the book is intact otherwise. There is some lean to the book, but I'll be leaning too if I were this old (Ha).
The book measures 4 1/2 inches by 3 inches by 3/4 inch. Overall a wonderful, Civil War artifact, an original, Civil War Bible. THE NEW TESTAMENT OF OUR LORD AND SAVIOUR JESUS CHRIST. ORIGINAL, CIVIL WAR SOLDIER BIBLE. TRANSLATED OUT OF THE ORIGINAL GREEK AND WITH THE FORMER TRANSLATIONS DILIGENTLY COMPARED AND REVISED THE HOLY BIBLE.PUBLISHED BY THE AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY IN 1864. This original, 1864, solidier Bible presents the New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. The book includes the books of M. Atthew, Mark, Luke, John, the Acts, Epistle to the Romans, I Corinthians, II Corinthians, Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, I Thessalonians, II Thessalonians, I Timothy, II Timothy, Titus, Philemon, Hebrews, Then to the Hebrews, Epistle of James, I Peter, II Peter, I John, II John, III John, Jude, and Revelation. Be sure to add me to your. Get images that make Supersized seem small. The item "THE HOLY BIBLE THE NEW TESTAMENT ORIGINAL 1864 CIVIL WAR SOLDIER BIBLE" is in sale since Friday, September 13, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "books_of_valor" and is located in Burke, Virginia.
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