A new hieroglyphical Bible : with devotional pieces for youth (Book, 1837) [WorldCat.org]
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A new hieroglyphical Bible : with devotional pieces for youth

Author: Thomas Bewick; Joseph Alexander Adams
Publisher: New York : Harper & Brothers, 1837.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Hieroglyphic Bibles
Relief prints
Juvenile literature
Ornate types (Type evidence)
Printed boards (Binding)
Color printing (Printing)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bible. English. Arliss. Selections. 1837.
New hieroglyphical Bible.
New York : Harper & Brothers, 1837
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Bewick; Joseph Alexander Adams
OCLC Number: 12093870
Notes: Cataloged from NUC description.
Biblical texts match the Arliss edition. Cf. Clouston, W.A. Hieroglyphic Bibles, p. 90-118, esp. the comparative table.
Illustrated by cuts supposed to have been designed originally by Thomas Bewick.
Oramental borders; added t.p. engraved.
Each alternate page presents a text in form of an illustrated rebus.
Imperfect: printed t.p. and p. 209-210 wanting; engraved t.p. does not contain date, but otherwise matches NUC description.
Description: 210 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm
Other Titles: Bible.
Responsibility: containing four hundred cuts, by Adams.


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