The Holy Bible : containing the Authorized and Revised Versions of the Old and New Testaments arranged in parallel columns : the text conformable to that of the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge : with a complete concordance and the Psalms of David in metre, copious marginal references, chronological tables, and many important and valuable aids to the study of the Holy Scriptures, written to increase the interest in and simplify the Word of God.Material type: TextPublisher: Ephrata, Pa. : David A. Fry, [c1886]Edition: Parallel-column ed.Description: , 48, , 16, 48, 16, 32, 12, 6, 6, 6, 12, , 16, 16, 128, 16, 1018, viii, 16, , 1025-1338, 8, 32, 101, 36 p.,  leaves of plates : ill. (some col.), col. maps, ports. ; 31 cm.Uniform titles: Bible. English. Authorized. 1886. Subject(s): Weidman family | Bible records | Fraktur art -- Pennsylvania
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Added title p.: Pictorial family Bible.
Gallery of scripture illustrations dispersed throughout vol., paged and unpaged.
Two paper picture frame pages inserted at the end for family portraits.
Includes bibliographical references in margins.
Presentation page -- Added t. p. -- Comprehensive and critical history of all the books of the Holy Bible / William Smith -- four leaves of maps -- Comprehensive and critical description of the Israelitish Tabernacle ... / William Smith ... [et al.] -- Patriarchs prophets, and kings of the Bible ... / Philip Smith -- Natural history of the Bible ... / A.F. Thompson -- Trees, plants, flowers and fruits of the Bible / William Jones -- Illustrations and description of ancient money ... -- Illustrations and explanations of the Proverbs of Solomon / Edward D. Lewis -- Parables of ... Jesus ... / Joseph Haines -- Gallery of scripture illustrations -- Biographical sketches of the translators, reformers and martyrs ... / Joseph Jenkins -- Chronological and other valuable tables ... -- History of the religious denominations of the world, both ancient and modern / H.D. Northrup -- Complete and practical household dictionary of the Bible ... / William Smith -- Reviser's preface -- History of the translation of the English Bible -- Contents of the Books of the Old and New Testaments -- Scenes and incidents in the life of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ / Arthur P. Hayes -- The parables of our Lord -- The New Testament -- List of readings and renderings preferred by the American Committee... -- Chronological index to the Holy Bible -- Bible teacher's text-book -- Cruden's concordance... -- Psalms of David in metre.
Contains records of the Weidman family, Lititz, Pa. in elaborate illuminated fraktur calligraphy.
11/15/1968 81088 Gift of Mrs. Cyrus Glessner; transferred to the E & R Historical Society, 4/3/2009