Selections from the Psalms of David, The Proverbs of Solomon, and The

By: BIBLE. ENGLISH. O.T.--Selections. 1820.

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BIBLE. ENGLISH. O.T.--Selections. 1820. Selections from the Psalms of David, The Proverbs of Solomon, and The Book of Ecclesiasticus. For the Use of Schools. Dublin: Printed by A. O'Neil, 17, Chancery-Lane. 1820. Price, bound in Sheep, 8d.--in Grain, 6d. 18mo, 9 x 14.1cm.

Bound full plain sheepskin, leather starting to split top 2cm and bottom 3cm of both hinges, worn through leather at corners, yellow page edges, early signature on front paste-down of "Eatington, Lewants Hall." Modern bookplate of M.S. Carothers on front paste-down endpaper, light foxing.

Collation: A6, B12 and in like manner through G6, H12, I6, K10. Pagination: (1) blank, (1) frontispiece--David with harp, (1) title, (1) blank, (1) preface, (1) blank, 7-123 Psalms, (1) woodcut of father & son, [125]-144 Proverbs, 145-176. There are 3 full page woodcuts: frontispiece, p.37 & p. 124 and a smaller vignette on the bottom of p.33. OCLC locates libraries with this probable 1st edition: Yale U.; U. Illinois; U. Kansas; Drew U.; Natl Libr Ireland. They also locate 4 libraries with the Dublin, Smith 1822 edition: Indiana U; Harvard U; Natl Libr Ireland; Cambridge U.

"In this little volume it has been the object to select a few of the Psalms of David, descriptive of the power, the wisdom, and the mercy of Almighty God; and a number of the Sacred Proverbs, applying to the performance of our moral duties.

Title: Selections from the Psalms of David, The Proverbs of Solomon, and The

Author Name: BIBLE. ENGLISH. O.T.--Selections. 1820.

Illustrator: Dublin: Printed by A. O'Neil, 17, Chancery-Lane

Categories: ILLUSTRATED BOOKS, BIBLES-ENGLISH LANGUAGE, 19TH CENTURY BOOKS,

Publisher: There are 3 full page woodcuts: 1820

Binding: Bound full plain sheepskin

Book Condition: leather starting to split top 2cm and bottom 3cm of both hinges, worn through leather at corners, yellow page edges, early signature on front paste-down of "Eatington, Lewants Hall." Modern bookplate of M.S. Carothers on front paste-down endpaper, light foxing.

Type: book

Size: 18mo, 9 x 14.1cm.

Book Number: 16844

Keywords: Bibles, Children, Ecclesiasticus, Illustrated Books, Proverbs, Psalms