Spine title: Biblia. The Holy Bible in German, including the Deuterocanonical Books. Bound in brown leather, remnants of brass clasps; title in gold on orange label on spine. Text printed in double column, chapter title and nos. at top of page, above single rule; chapter summaries in smaller type; references after verses. Title page in red and black. The New Testament has special title page and pagination (third group of pages). Includes list of readings (fourth group of pages). United Bible Societies language: German. Inscribed: Frederick C. Bischoff October 1816 "Frederick Christoph Bischoff born in Stadiln, Germany, Feby. 18, 1771, came to America 1796 married Catharine Schwartz, died at Reading, June 3, 1834. Presented by Mrs. William H., Stoner, a Great Great Grandchild, 1923"
Early printed books--18th century.