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The Resource An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution, and an essayconcerning it, by Robert R. Dearden, Jr. and Douglas S. Watson

An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution, and an essayconcerning it, by Robert R. Dearden, Jr. and Douglas S. Watson

Label
An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution, and an essayconcerning it
Title
An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution, and an essayconcerning it
Statement of responsibility
by Robert R. Dearden, Jr. and Douglas S. Watson
Title variation
Bible of the revolution
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Citation location within source
  • 131
  • 49
Citation source
  • Heller, E.R. Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press, 1915-1940
  • Chalmers, J. P. Checklist of leaf books
Dewey number
220.52
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
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LC call number
BS185 1782
LC item number
.P52
Literary form
non fiction
Label
An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution, and an essayconcerning it, by Robert R. Dearden, Jr. and Douglas S. Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "580 copies of this book have been printed: the Colonial edition of515 for sale: 15 editorial copies and the Signers' edition of 50 specialcopies, each of which has original leaves of both the Old and New Testamentinserted in it, together with a facsimile reproduction of the printing of theDeclaration of independence by Robert Aitken.--<Signed> John Howell."
  • The original leaf is mounted on page 7; it is from the Bible printedby R. Aitken, Philadelphia, 1782. Page is Ezekiel Chap. XXXI XXXII
  • Title printed in black and red; red rule and decorative borders byValenti Angelo
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution.--The Bible of therevolution, an essay, by R. R. Dearden, jr. and D. S. Watson.--Facsimile, withtypographical transcript, of General Washington's letter, regarding the AitkenBible.--A note on the typography of the period, by E. E. Grabhorn
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
[4], [3]-34 p.
Lccn
31010669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • This is copy No. 486 of the Colonial edition.
  • Bound in blue boards with red niger back; silver star design on front and back covers; title in gold on spine.
Other physical details
ill., ports., facsims.
System control number
  • (LGTO)(RLIN)CTYG82-B34304
  • spec recon
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn370314611
Label
An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution, and an essayconcerning it, by Robert R. Dearden, Jr. and Douglas S. Watson
Publication
Note
  • "580 copies of this book have been printed: the Colonial edition of515 for sale: 15 editorial copies and the Signers' edition of 50 specialcopies, each of which has original leaves of both the Old and New Testamentinserted in it, together with a facsimile reproduction of the printing of theDeclaration of independence by Robert Aitken.--<Signed> John Howell."
  • The original leaf is mounted on page 7; it is from the Bible printedby R. Aitken, Philadelphia, 1782. Page is Ezekiel Chap. XXXI XXXII
  • Title printed in black and red; red rule and decorative borders byValenti Angelo
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An original leaf from the Bible of the revolution.--The Bible of therevolution, an essay, by R. R. Dearden, jr. and D. S. Watson.--Facsimile, withtypographical transcript, of General Washington's letter, regarding the AitkenBible.--A note on the typography of the period, by E. E. Grabhorn
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
[4], [3]-34 p.
Lccn
31010669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • This is copy No. 486 of the Colonial edition.
  • Bound in blue boards with red niger back; silver star design on front and back covers; title in gold on spine.
Other physical details
ill., ports., facsims.
System control number
  • (LGTO)(RLIN)CTYG82-B34304
  • spec recon
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn370314611

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