BIBLE New Polygott (sic.) Bible; The Holy Bible containing The New and Old Testaments according to the Authorized Version. Glasgow: W.R McPhun, 1857.
Small 8vo. Black pebbled cloth, all edges gilt, ornate corner guards with fleur de lys motifs, engraved metal clasps, title gilt to spine, gilt lettering reading "G&H DOW, 1860" to front paste down endpaper; a very good example, with occasional foxing and retaining the cloth bookmark.
A mid-19th century Scottish bible with an attractive cover and fastenings, containing a number of colourful maps depicting the ancient world, cities and holy buildings. Contains both testaments, the psalms, and a variety of other study tools including reference tables and a selection of scripture translated into verse.