Holy Bible

Authors1814 B.English.
TitleHoly Bible
Publication InformationLondon, 1814
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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