Holy Bible

TitleHoly Bible
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1814
Authors1814, BEnglish.
Other CitationMaggs Catalogue 1212 (1996) item 201 (illustrated)
BindingBound in dark blue goatskin by James Black, with his ticket, and a blue goatskin slipcase. Both case and binding have the stamp on their covers in gold. The binding is dated 18 June 1815 and on the front silk doublure is a leather label: ”TO / MARIA. MURDOCH / FROM HER / FATHER”
BinderBlack, James (London)
NotesWith a fore-edge painting of Salisbury Cathedral A Joel sale at Sotheby’s 12 July 1932 lot 315 Doheny sale at Christie’s (New York) 21 February 1989 lot 1916
Murdoch, Thomas (1758 - 1846) (Stamp 1)
Crest A raven [eagle?] rising transfixed by an arrow Motto OMNIA PRO BONO
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