The Resource A new hieroglyphical Bible : for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations : embellished with familiar figures, & striking emblems; elegantly engraved. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, the holy apostles &c., recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill

A new hieroglyphical Bible : for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations : embellished with familiar figures, & striking emblems; elegantly engraved. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, the holy apostles &c., recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill

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A new hieroglyphical Bible : for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations : embellished with familiar figures, & striking emblems; elegantly engraved. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, the holy apostles &c.
Title
A new hieroglyphical Bible
Title remainder
for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations : embellished with familiar figures, & striking emblems; elegantly engraved. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, the holy apostles &c.
Statement of responsibility
recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
2986
Citation source
Gumuchian
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Bible
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
BS560
LC item number
.B47 1794
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1913-
  • 1744-1833
  • 1753-1828
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Durst, Seymour B.
  • Hill, Rowland
  • Bewick, Thomas
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Hieroglyphic Bibles
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A new hieroglyphical Bible : for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations : embellished with familiar figures, & striking emblems; elegantly engraved. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, the holy apostles &c., recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill
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Publication
Note
  • Avery Classics (Offsite) copy: From the library Seymour Durst.
  • First edition; cf. Gumuchian, cited below
  • Engraved frontispiece and title-page
  • "Recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill", with his letter prefixed. cf. W.A. Clouston, Hieroglyphic Bibles, p. 51-62
  • Woodcuts attributed to Bewick; cf. Gumuchian and Rosenbach, cited below
  • UCLA copy imperfect: p. [1]-4, 95-96, 101-102 wanting.
  • Imperfect: p. 11-14 wanting
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 181
Extent
1 online resource ([2], 144 pages, [1] leaf of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A new hieroglyphical Bible : for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations : embellished with familiar figures, & striking emblems; elegantly engraved. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of Our Blessed Saviour, the holy apostles &c., recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill
Link
Publication
Note
  • Avery Classics (Offsite) copy: From the library Seymour Durst.
  • First edition; cf. Gumuchian, cited below
  • Engraved frontispiece and title-page
  • "Recommended by the Revd. Rowland Hill", with his letter prefixed. cf. W.A. Clouston, Hieroglyphic Bibles, p. 51-62
  • Woodcuts attributed to Bewick; cf. Gumuchian and Rosenbach, cited below
  • UCLA copy imperfect: p. [1]-4, 95-96, 101-102 wanting.
  • Imperfect: p. 11-14 wanting
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 181
Extent
1 online resource ([2], 144 pages, [1] leaf of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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