Civil War era Holy Bible 1859
THE HOLY BIBLE, CONTAINING THE OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS: TRANSLATED OUT OF THE ORIGINAL TONGUES; AND WITH THE FORMER TRANSLATIONS DILIGENTLY COMPARED AND REVISED. AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY, 1859.6 x 3-1/2 inch black floral blind-stamped/embossed leather Holy Bible. Front cover cleanly detached & present. Center binding vertically cracked at the spine (otherwise reasonably secure text block) with some loss of leather at the spine ends. And nice clean pages. Scarce Civil War-era Holy Bible. Original pencil inscription at rear endpaper.